Ag gag laws criminalize the collection of evidence of animal abuse on factory farms and are a threat to people across the country. These laws prevent the public from seeing the abuse of animals, illegal working conditions, and risky food safety practices that are common behind the closed gates of industrial farming facilities. In February, Utah became the first state to charge an…
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Ag Gag bills hiding cruelty.
On March 17, the Animal Legal Defense Fund, along with a broad coalition of public interest groups, filed a lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of Idaho’s recently enacted “ag gag” law. Undercover investigations have routinely revealed sickening acts of animal cruelty on factory farms as well…Read More
The routine torture of cattle is completely unacceptable, the brave individuals that go undercover in order to report the disgusting abuse of sentient creatures, deserve a medal! 'Only prejudice allows us to deny others the rights that we expect to have for ourselves. Whether it's based on race,…Read More