Suit and countersuit over dolphins' rights

Hecht, Jeff
October 1991
New Scientist;10/12/91, Vol. 132 Issue 1790, p15
Reports on the lawsuit and countersuit over dolphins' rights between animal rights activists and Boston's New England Aquarium in the U.S. Lawsuits and accusations by the animal activists about the aquarium's treatment of the dolphins; Issues of when and how marine mammals are taken from the wild; Provisions of the Marine Mammals Protection Act.


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