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San Francisco Fur Ban Upheld as Challenge is Dismissed

Court dismisses International Fur Trade Federation’s complaint in victory for animals
July 16, 2020 Wildlife

Animal cruelty does not occur in a vacuum, and the failure to fully examine its origins would likely lead to future criminal acts and the continued cycle of abuse and violence.”

Hon. H. Lee Chitwood, Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court, Pulaski, VA

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