Animal Cruelty as a Cause of Action A Look at What Harris County Is Doing

Cook, Heather; Flynn, George
November 2011
Texas Bar Journal;Nov2011, Vol. 74 Issue 10, p910
The article discusses the efforts against animal cruelty of the Harris County District Attorney's Office (HCDAO) in Harris County, Texas. Topics include the creation of an Animal Cruelty Section of the office by district attorney Patricia Lykos, the support of the office for a bill against cockfighting, and programs to increase public awareness about the treatment of animals.


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