Animal Law

Animal Law

Virginia AG creates unit to advise cops on animal issues

Animal Law

Humane Society suit claims harassment by Oklahoma attorney general

Animal Law

Was family’s 8-foot alligator a serial cat killer? Probe seeks info on small pets missing since 1975

Animal Law

California ban on foie gras is struck down

Animal Law

New Year’s Eve possum drop will go on without the marsupial; PETA says animal has no right to work

Criminal Justice

Woman who stopped car to help ducks gets jail time for causing fatal accident

Animal Law

Lawmakers say piercings and tattoos are for people, not pets

Animal Law

Appeals court denies habeas for Tommy the chimp, said to be in ‘solitary confinement’

Animal Law

Emotional-support pig is ejected from plane after it poops before takeoff; what does ADA require?

Accident and Injury Law

Woman whose 4 pit bulls killed neighbor’s dog, in its own yard, sues neighbor for $1M

Animal Law

Wind farm sues feds to stop release of bird-death data to Associated Press

Constitutional Law

2nd Circuit reverses jury verdict for police who shot family’s dog to death in its own yard

Animal Law

Pit bull mix is back on canine death row after failed rehab effort

Animal Law

California judge upholds law requiring larger cages for egg-producing chickens

Animal Law

Pit bull gets reprieve from state high court, but this dog was no Lassie, dissent says

Animal Law

Should the species of the victim influence punishment?

Trials & Litigaiton

Does government owe moose-vehicle crash victims? Lawyer vows appeal after losing class action

Animal Law

Iconic monarch butterfly needs protection as endangered species, advocacy groups say in US petition

Criminal Justice

Owners of 100-pound dogs charged with 2nd-degree murder in fatal attack on jogger

Energy Law

Solar power towers are igniting birds in midair; wildlife protection groups are concerned