Law

News relating to legal issues

June 22, 2017

New York City Bans Use Of Wild Animals In Circuses

The move is good news for wild animals

June 19, 2017

Crackdown At Yulin Dog Meat Festival As Police Shut Down Stalls

The festival is going ahead - but law enforcement agencies are trying to uphold sales restrictions

June 15, 2017

EU Court Says Plant-Based Products Cannot Have 'Dairy-Style' Names

The move has been hailed as a victory for dairy

June 5, 2017

Sheep Farmer Loses Appeal to Overturn Seven Year Ban In Neglect Case

The judge accused the farmer of neglecting the animals

May 11, 2017

Moral Implications Of The Anita Krajnc Court Case

An Ontario Court judge has found animal activist, Anita Krajnc, not guilty of mischief for giving water to pigs outside a slaughterhouse

May 9, 2017

Theresa May Threatens To Repeal Hunting Act and Bring Back Fox Hunting

The PM says she's 'personally always been in favour' of fox hunting

May 4, 2017

Verdict in for Toronto Pig Save Activist Anita Krajnc: Charge Dismissed

Anita Krajnc, the activist charged with giving water to a pig, has had the charge against her dismissed

March 14, 2017

HISTORIC Vote Paves The Way For EU Ban On Rabbit Cages

The EU Parliament today voted 410 to 205 in favour of measures to improve farmed rabbit welfare, which includes the drafting of legislation to end the use of battery cages

March 6, 2017

British MEPs Urged To Vote For EU Ban On Rabbit Battery Cages

Animal Equality releases shocking, never-before-seen footage of rabbits suffering on farms in Europe