TITLE

High Court rules that Welsh badger cull is lawful

PUB. DATE
April 2010
SOURCE
Veterinary Record: Journal of the British Veterinary Association;4/24/2010, Vol. 166 Issue 17, p507
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the High Court ruling regarding the legality to include the cull of badgers in the comprehensive bovine TB eradication program in Wales. It states that the ruling ensued from the Badger Trust's application for a judicial review of the Tuberculosis Eradication (Wales) Order 2009. It notes that Welsh rural affairs minister Elin Jones has welcomed the Court's decision since Bovine TB is one of the biggest problems faced by cattle farmers across Wales.
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50294504

 

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