Kentucky is the latest state to consider “ag-gag” legislation, which would make it illegal to photograph animal cruelty on farms and slaughterhouses. The was introduced just weeks after a Kentucky pig factory investigation.
Australian corporations are trying to silence animal advocates with U.S.-style “ag-gag” laws. Will Potter will be the international keynote speaker for the 2014 Voiceless Animal Law Lecture Series about this dangerous trend.
Spain’s newly approved “Public Safety Act” may include provisions about drugs and sporting events, but make no mistake: this law is not about protecting the public, it is about criminalizing protest, and restricting your right to speak out.