TITLE

A MODEST PROPOSAL FOR ADVANCING ANIMAL RIGHTS

AUTHOR(S)
Sullivan, Diane M.; Vietzke, Holly; Coyne, Michael L.
PUB. DATE
November 2008
SOURCE
Albany Law Review;2008, Vol. 71 Issue 4, p1129
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the advancement of animal rights in the U.S. It cites the need for many states to strengthen laws and penalties for being a spectator at dog fighting or other animal fighting contests. It notes that states should reject the classification of companion animals as property and adopt statutory protections for their care by provisions in wills and trusts. It stresses that Internet hunting should be banned everywhere.
ACCESSION #
40089098

 

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