Florida congressmen Ted Deutch and Vern Buchanan have proposed a bill that will make animal cruelty a federal felony.
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Democrat and Republican Lawmakers Join Forces for Animal Cruelty Bill
Posted in: Criminal Law, US Congress
Tagged: animal cruelty, bipartisan legislation
Federal Judge Overturns Iowa Law on Undercover Animal Cruelty Investigations
On Wednesday, U.S. District Court Judge James Gritzner overturned an Iowa law that made it illegal to obtain employment at a livestock farm to investigate animal cruelty through an undercover approach. The federal judge found the law to be a violation of the constitutional right to free speech.
Posted in: Employment Law, Free Speech