Victory: Utah Ag-Gag Law Declared Unconstitutional

This is the second time a state Ag-Gag statute has been struck down as unconstitutional, both rulings the result of lawsuits led by the Animal Legal Defense Fund.

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Florida Orca Protection Act

The Animal Legal Defense Fund and a coalition of animal protection, environmental, and marine conservation groups are fighting for legislation that would end orca captivity in the Florida.

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The Animal Law Conference

Join us for the 25th Annual Animal Law Conference!

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Victory for Wild Horses: Another Chance for Devil’s Garden

August 28, 2017
A lawsuit by the Animal Legal Defense Fund has blocked the federal government’s plan to remove protections for the wild horses in Devil’s Garden. Read More »

We Are Thinking of Hurricane Harvey’s Victims

August 28, 2017
With continuing news of the devastation caused by Hurricane Harvey in Houston, Texas and other Gulf Coast communities, our hearts go out to everyone impacted by this disaster. Read More »

Florida: Urge Your Legislators to Sponsor the Florida Orca Protection Act

August 23, 2017
We are continuing our efforts to make Florida one of the first states to pass a revolutionary law to protect orcas—but we need your help to make it happen. Read More »

Oregon Becomes 11th State to Pass “Good Samaritan Law” to Protect Dogs Left in Hot Cars

August 23, 2017
The new law provides that anyone may enter a motor vehicle to remove an unattended child or domestic animal as long as certain requirements are met. Read More »

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