A MODEST PROPOSAL FOR ADVANCING ANIMAL RIGHTS
- BEST AND WORST STATES FOR ANIMAL PROTECTION. // American City & County;Jan2013, Vol. 128 Issue 1, p12
The article discusses the results of the Animal Legal Defense Fund's (ALDF) "2012 U.S. Animal Protection Laws Rankings," which showed that Kentucky has the worst animal protection laws in the U.S. while the best animal protection laws are in Illinois.
- UNITED STATES V. FULLMER AND THE ANIMAL ENTERPRISE TERRORISM ACT: "TRUE THREATS" TO ADVOCACY. HILL, MICHAEL // Case Western Reserve Law Review;Spring2011, Vol. 61 Issue 3, p981
The article offers information on the emergence and diffusion of animal law, welfare and practices in the U.S. It features the perception and efforts of animal rights supporters to fight science. Moreover, it also presents the enactment of the Animal Enterprise Protection Act of 1992 by legislators.
- Supreme Court Strikes Down Law Banning Depictions of Extreme Animal Cruelty. Stickings, Michael // Moderate Voice;4/21/2010, p16
In this article, the author comments on the Supreme Court's decision which struck down the federal law that bans portrayals of animal cruelty in the U.S. The author believes that animal cruelty videos should be considered akin to child pornography. The author disagrees with the court's decision...
- 14 Crazy Dog Laws (& 1 Brilliant One). // K9 Magazine;2014, Issue 74, p5
The article previews a humorous article about dog laws in the U.S., including the Alaskan law against tying a dog to the roof of a car, a poorly phrased law in California against dogs being in public without their masters on leashes, and a California law against pets having sex without a permit.
- Bill to corral big cats draws wrath of the circus industry. Bogardus, Kevin // Hill;5/29/2013, Vol. 20 Issue 63, p10
The article offers information on the Big Cats and Public Safety Protection Act implemented by International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) which will prohibit big cats from being kept as pets or breeds for sale in U.S.
- AT YOUR SERVICE: AN ANALYSIS OF THE REMEDIES FOR SERVICE-ANIMAL PROVIDERS AND A SUGGESTION FOR MORE EFFECTIVE RECOVERY UNDER EXISTING TORT LAW. Browning, Brandi // University of Toledo Law Review;Winter2011, Vol. 42 Issue 2, p493
In this article the author discusses the legal issues encountered by service-animal providers in the U.S. He suggests that service-animal providers can still recover any cost imposed to them when the utility of animal is loss through existing legal standards. He notes that the enactment of the...
- Rats and Mice Exemption from Animal Welfare Act. Kuwahara, Steven S. // Journal of GXP Compliance;Winter2011, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p65
The article discusses the exemption of rats and mice from the Animal Welfare Act in the U.S. The exemption was provided under the definition of animals found in the original legislation in the Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002, which excludes that birds, rats and mice for use in...
- RECENT DEVELOPMENTS IN ANIMAL TORT AND INSURANCE LAW. Karp, Adam P.; Fershtman, Julie I. // Tort Trial & Insurance Practice Law Journal;Winter2009, Vol. 44 Issue 2, p185
The article presents information on developments related to animal torture and insurance law in the U.S. from October 2007 through October 2008. In Rougher v. Burd, Christine Rougher, president of private, nonprofit Keystone Golden Retriever Rescue, Inc., and Pennsylvania state dog warden Tracy...
- Wild Obsession. Slater, Lauren // National Geographic;Apr2014, Vol. 225 Issue 4, p96
The article discusses the controversial trend of owning exotic pets, such as tigers, in the U.S. Topics include how the lack of regulation in some states has made it difficult to keep track of how many exotic pets there are in the U.S., how some exotic pet sanctuaries exploit the animals by...