Animal Law Events
Understanding Wildlife Animal CrueltyOctober 29, 2020 10:00 AM to October 29, 2020 11:00 AM
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Join Animal Legal Defense Fund Senior Staff Attorney David B. Rosengard to explore why applying animal cruelty law to wildlife matters – and the unique challenges that exist at this intersection of resource law, environmental law, and criminal law. Despite a storied history of being litigated, regulated, and protected under the law, wildlife is all too often overlooked in the context of animal cruelty statutes.
As the Animal Legal Defense Fund combats dogfighting by working with state officials to create stronger laws and more effective penalties for those who engage in this crime, we’re also hard at work to ensure the best possible outcomes for dogfighting victims.August 5, 2020 News
The Animal Legal Defense Fund, the nation’s preeminent legal advocacy organization for animals, and Humane Rescue Alliance (HRA) are offering a $10,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or people responsible for the abandonment and stabbing of a senior-aged dog named Ladybell on July 12, 2020.August 4, 2020 Press Release
Earlier this summer, the driver of a pig transport truck struck and killed longtime animal advocate Regan Russell. The circumstances regarding her death are not fully known to the public, but top to bottom, the animal agriculture industry is rarely held accountable.August 4, 2020 News