Category Archives: bill

Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam vetoes HB 1191/SB 1248 Ag-gag bill!

Governor Bill Haslam The Governor made the right choice to veto this bill. The ranchers want this bill so people can’t see their cruel and illegal acts. The ranchers wrote this bill so it would seem that they are against … Continue reading

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First Ag-gag case is dismissed, freedom of speech, animal cruelty

In 2011 a bill was introduced in Utah by Rep. John Mathis. HB 187 made it a crime to take photos or videos on a farm without prior permission. First offense violations would result in a class A misdemeanor while … Continue reading

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Mary Cummins – CA bans use of dogs in bear, bobcat hunting

California’s houndsmen no longer will be able to use their well-trained dogs to hunt bears and bobcats following a vote today by the California Assembly Water, Parks and Wildlife. Many in the hunting community hoped the bill’s failure to pass … Continue reading

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