Category: Animal Rights News

S.A.F.E. Act – Bogus Science and Bad Legislation

From the Animal Welfare Council – for reprint permission email awc@animalwelfarecouncil.org   Overview of the legislation The Safeguard American Food Exports Act (S.A.F.E.) is legislation which would amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act. The S.A.F.E. Act (H.R. 1094…

Animal Activists Can’t Sue Over Terror Label

Courthouse News Service   (CN) – A newspaper advertisement that labeled a Philadelphia animal rights group as a terrorist organization was not defamatory, a New York appeals court ruled. The Center for Consumer Freedom had made the claim after the…

Angst at the A.S.P.C.A

The New York Times By JACOB BERNSTEIN One of the first times Cindy Adams went to a board meeting of the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, tempers flared. The problem wasn’t the long-debated horse carriage issue.…