Animal Law

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

Animal Law

Animal-crush-video ban is upheld by 5th Circuit; obscenity restriction helps save law

Animal Law

Lawyer testifies she did her best to care for 100-plus cats

Animal Law

Sprung from zoo by DNA test, hybrid bobcat exits home pen; owner now faces new court date

National Pulse

California’s ban on standard-caged birds poses a chicken-egg problem

Animal Law

G-r-reat news for truck stop about Tony, a tiger: Special law may let it keep the big cat

Trials & Litigation

Judge sanctions insurer $50K because its lawyer couldn’t settle dog-bite case for $750K

Animal Law

More falcons join courthouse nesting trend; baby birds may hatch in Ohio clock tower by end of month

Animal Law

Osprey so far prevails in battle to build nest in front of traffic cam