Opossum case renews effort to strengthen law
The Fort Dodge incident has stirred some people to urge making first-offense animal torture a felony.
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REGISTER AMES BUREAU
December 6, 2005
Another bid to strengthen Iowa's animal torture laws is likely to surface in 2006 following a nationally publicized case in Fort Dodge, where three men pleaded guilty of setting opossums on fire.