Animal Law

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

Annual Meeting

Illegal trafficking of animals is becoming a growing issue in global trade

Copyright Law

Who owns the copyright to monkey’s selfie? Wikimedia denies photographer’s takedown request

Opening Statements

New laws are cracking down on puppy mills and pet shops

Animal Law

Although law allows family to consume pet, circumstances justified felony arrest, sheriff says

Opening Statements

New law in Virginia will ban controversial fox-penning sport