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District Attorney’s Taskforce Launches Innovative App

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District Attorney’s Taskforce Launches Innovative AppThe Albany, N.Y. County District Attorney’s new Animal Cruelty Task Force (See LINKLetter September 2013) has a new high-tech campaign that adds a dramatic website and an app as part of its multi-agency response to animal abuse, neglect and hoarding. Based on the premise that investigation into 90% …

Fifth Circuit Rules that Animal Crush Video Law Prohibits Obscenity and Congress Has Significant Interest in Preventing Animal Cruelty

Escrito por Nuria Querol i Viñas. Publicado en News in English.

Fifth Circuit Rules that Animal Crush Video Law Prohibits Obscenity and Congress Has Significant Interest in Preventing Animal Cruelty

On June 13, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit ruled that the “Animal Crush Video Prohibition Act of 2010” (“the Act”) is Constitutional on its face because it prohibits “obscenity” not protected by the First Amendment, and that Congress has a “significant interest” in preventing the…

Conference about The Link at the University of Zaragoza

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Conference about The Link at the University of Zaragoza

Dr. Núria Querol, head of Spain’s GEVHA Link coalition and a representative of the National Link Coalition, and Dr. José Enrique Zaldívar, from AVATMA (Association of Veterinarians for the Abolition of Bullfighting and Animal Abuse,
were invited by Amnistía Animal to give two lectures at the…

Paws for Peace Kennel

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Paws for Peace Kennel

Since the grand opening of the Paws for Peace Kennel on December 6, 2012, 19 dogs, six cats and one guinea pig have found refuge with their human families at Harbor House. These four-legged survivors have spent many sunny days in Dawn’s Play Yard at Spencer’s Field, lazy afternoons on the SeaWorld cat porch, and most importantly, precious moments with their owners, giving and receiving the healing love and companionship that makes a tremendously difficult time a little bit easier. The outpouring of support from the community has been incredible!…