Law Library of Congress - Global Legal Monitor: Global Legal Monitor: Animal protection http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?home The Global Legal Monitor is an online publication from the Law Library of Congress covering legal news and developments worldwide. It is updated frequently and draws on information from the Global Legal Information Network, official national legal publications, and reliable press sources. You can search previous news by searching the archive. en-us Global Legal Monitor: Kenya: Implementation of New Wildlife Law Expedited http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205403941_text Animal protection; Conservation; Crime and law enforcement - In early April 2014, it was reported that a special unit of prosecutors, the Wildlife Crimes Prosecution Unit, recently formed to combat wildlife-related crimes in Kenya, has already had some promising results. The Unit, which consists... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 12:00:00 EDT http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205403941_text Global Legal Monitor: European Union: European Citizens Demand Ban on Animal Experimentation http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205403754_text Animal protection; Animals - In early April 2014, it was reported that a special unit of prosecutors, the Wildlife Crimes Prosecution Unit, recently formed to combat wildlife-related crimes in Kenya, has already had some promising results. The Unit, which consists A European Citizens' Initiative (ECI) recently met the threshold of being signed by one million European Union citizens. The ECI is a request that the EU take action to discontinue the use of animals in scientific... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Tue, 12 Nov 2013 12:00:00 EST http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205403754_text Global Legal Monitor: England and Wales: Owners of Dogs That Kill Could Face Life Imprisonment http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205403659_text Crime and law enforcement; Animal protection - In early April 2014, it was reported that a special unit of prosecutors, the Wildlife Crimes Prosecution Unit, recently formed to combat wildlife-related crimes in Kenya, has already had some promising results. The Unit, which consists A European Citizens' Initiative (ECI) recently met the threshold of being signed by one million European Union citizens. The ECI is a request that the EU take action to discontinue the use of animals in scientific In the face of an increase in the number of dog bites that cause serious injuries or fatalities in England and Wales, the British government is currently proposing the introduction of new legal provisions to stiffen... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Thu, 08 Aug 2013 12:00:00 EDT http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205403659_text Global Legal Monitor: Thailand: Promise to End Unregulated Ivory Trade http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205403510_text Animal protection - In early April 2014, it was reported that a special unit of prosecutors, the Wildlife Crimes Prosecution Unit, recently formed to combat wildlife-related crimes in Kenya, has already had some promising results. The Unit, which consists A European Citizens' Initiative (ECI) recently met the threshold of being signed by one million European Union citizens. The ECI is a request that the EU take action to discontinue the use of animals in scientific In the face of an increase in the number of dog bites that cause serious injuries or fatalities in England and Wales, the British government is currently proposing the introduction of new legal provisions to stiffen Speaking to the members of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES), Thailand's Prime Minister, Yingluck Shinawatra, announced that trade in ivory would be stopped in the country, although no time for an end... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Thu, 07 Mar 2013 12:00:00 EST http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205403510_text Global Legal Monitor: Trinidad and Tobago: Dangerous Dogs Act Finally to Come into Force http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205403109_text Animal protection - In early April 2014, it was reported that a special unit of prosecutors, the Wildlife Crimes Prosecution Unit, recently formed to combat wildlife-related crimes in Kenya, has already had some promising results. The Unit, which consists A European Citizens' Initiative (ECI) recently met the threshold of being signed by one million European Union citizens. The ECI is a request that the EU take action to discontinue the use of animals in scientific In the face of an increase in the number of dog bites that cause serious injuries or fatalities in England and Wales, the British government is currently proposing the introduction of new legal provisions to stiffen Speaking to the members of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES), Thailand's Prime Minister, Yingluck Shinawatra, announced that trade in ivory would be stopped in the country, although no time for an end The Ministry of the Attorney General of Trinidad and Tobago (Tandamp;T) stated in a press release on April 16, 2012, that the Dangerous Dogs Act would come into force on August 1, 2012, by presidential proclamation,... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Tue, 24 Apr 2012 12:00:00 EDT http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205403109_text Global Legal Monitor: Israel: Humane Treatment of Cats http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205402905_text Animal protection - In early April 2014, it was reported that a special unit of prosecutors, the Wildlife Crimes Prosecution Unit, recently formed to combat wildlife-related crimes in Kenya, has already had some promising results. The Unit, which consists A European Citizens' Initiative (ECI) recently met the threshold of being signed by one million European Union citizens. The ECI is a request that the EU take action to discontinue the use of animals in scientific In the face of an increase in the number of dog bites that cause serious injuries or fatalities in England and Wales, the British government is currently proposing the introduction of new legal provisions to stiffen Speaking to the members of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES), Thailand's Prime Minister, Yingluck Shinawatra, announced that trade in ivory would be stopped in the country, although no time for an end The Ministry of the Attorney General of Trinidad and Tobago (Tandamp;T) stated in a press release on April 16, 2012, that the Dangerous Dogs Act would come into force on August 1, 2012, by presidential proclamation, On November 28, 2011, the Knesset (Israel's Parliament) passed an amendment to the Humane Treatment of Animals (Protection of Animals) Law, 5754-1994. The amendment prohibits the cutting or amputating of cats' knuckles, tendons, or the live... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Tue, 06 Dec 2011 12:00:00 EST http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205402905_text Global Legal Monitor: European Union: Revision of Old Rules on Animal Scientific Experimentation http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205402232_text Animal protection - In early April 2014, it was reported that a special unit of prosecutors, the Wildlife Crimes Prosecution Unit, recently formed to combat wildlife-related crimes in Kenya, has already had some promising results. The Unit, which consists A European Citizens' Initiative (ECI) recently met the threshold of being signed by one million European Union citizens. The ECI is a request that the EU take action to discontinue the use of animals in scientific In the face of an increase in the number of dog bites that cause serious injuries or fatalities in England and Wales, the British government is currently proposing the introduction of new legal provisions to stiffen Speaking to the members of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES), Thailand's Prime Minister, Yingluck Shinawatra, announced that trade in ivory would be stopped in the country, although no time for an end The Ministry of the Attorney General of Trinidad and Tobago (Tandamp;T) stated in a press release on April 16, 2012, that the Dangerous Dogs Act would come into force on August 1, 2012, by presidential proclamation, On November 28, 2011, the Knesset (Israel's Parliament) passed an amendment to the Humane Treatment of Animals (Protection of Animals) Law, 5754-1994. The amendment prohibits the cutting or amputating of cats' knuckles, tendons, or the live On September 8, 2010, the European Parliament, after lengthy negotiations, supported the adoption of revised rules on the use of animals for scientific experiments proposed by the EU Commission. The European Union institutions (the Commission, the... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Mon, 13 Sep 2010 12:00:00 EDT http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205402232_text Global Legal Monitor: Italy: Rome Regulations to Protect Carriage Horses http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205401848_text Animal protection - In early April 2014, it was reported that a special unit of prosecutors, the Wildlife Crimes Prosecution Unit, recently formed to combat wildlife-related crimes in Kenya, has already had some promising results. The Unit, which consists A European Citizens' Initiative (ECI) recently met the threshold of being signed by one million European Union citizens. The ECI is a request that the EU take action to discontinue the use of animals in scientific In the face of an increase in the number of dog bites that cause serious injuries or fatalities in England and Wales, the British government is currently proposing the introduction of new legal provisions to stiffen Speaking to the members of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES), Thailand's Prime Minister, Yingluck Shinawatra, announced that trade in ivory would be stopped in the country, although no time for an end The Ministry of the Attorney General of Trinidad and Tobago (Tandamp;T) stated in a press release on April 16, 2012, that the Dangerous Dogs Act would come into force on August 1, 2012, by presidential proclamation, On November 28, 2011, the Knesset (Israel's Parliament) passed an amendment to the Humane Treatment of Animals (Protection of Animals) Law, 5754-1994. The amendment prohibits the cutting or amputating of cats' knuckles, tendons, or the live On September 8, 2010, the European Parliament, after lengthy negotiations, supported the adoption of revised rules on the use of animals for scientific experiments proposed by the EU Commission. The European Union institutions (the Commission, the On February 22, 2010, new regulations went into effect in Rome, Italy, to better protect horses that pull tourist buggies. The new rules ban grueling uphill climbs, limit the animals' work day to an eight-hour maximum... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Wed, 03 Mar 2010 12:00:00 EST http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205401848_text Global Legal Monitor: European Union: New Rules on Protection of Animals for Killing or Slaughter http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205401690_text Animal protection - In early April 2014, it was reported that a special unit of prosecutors, the Wildlife Crimes Prosecution Unit, recently formed to combat wildlife-related crimes in Kenya, has already had some promising results. The Unit, which consists A European Citizens' Initiative (ECI) recently met the threshold of being signed by one million European Union citizens. The ECI is a request that the EU take action to discontinue the use of animals in scientific In the face of an increase in the number of dog bites that cause serious injuries or fatalities in England and Wales, the British government is currently proposing the introduction of new legal provisions to stiffen Speaking to the members of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES), Thailand's Prime Minister, Yingluck Shinawatra, announced that trade in ivory would be stopped in the country, although no time for an end The Ministry of the Attorney General of Trinidad and Tobago (Tandamp;T) stated in a press release on April 16, 2012, that the Dangerous Dogs Act would come into force on August 1, 2012, by presidential proclamation, On November 28, 2011, the Knesset (Israel's Parliament) passed an amendment to the Humane Treatment of Animals (Protection of Animals) Law, 5754-1994. The amendment prohibits the cutting or amputating of cats' knuckles, tendons, or the live On September 8, 2010, the European Parliament, after lengthy negotiations, supported the adoption of revised rules on the use of animals for scientific experiments proposed by the EU Commission. The European Union institutions (the Commission, the On February 22, 2010, new regulations went into effect in Rome, Italy, to better protect horses that pull tourist buggies. The new rules ban grueling uphill climbs, limit the animals' work day to an eight-hour maximum Within the European Union, 360 million sheep, goats, pigs, and cattle and several billion poultry are killed annually; in addition, 25 million animals are killed for their fur. In September 2009, the European Union adopted new... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Tue, 24 Nov 2009 12:00:00 EST http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205401690_text Global Legal Monitor: European Union: Stricter Rules on Animal Testing http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l20540775_text Animal protection - In early April 2014, it was reported that a special unit of prosecutors, the Wildlife Crimes Prosecution Unit, recently formed to combat wildlife-related crimes in Kenya, has already had some promising results. The Unit, which consists A European Citizens' Initiative (ECI) recently met the threshold of being signed by one million European Union citizens. The ECI is a request that the EU take action to discontinue the use of animals in scientific In the face of an increase in the number of dog bites that cause serious injuries or fatalities in England and Wales, the British government is currently proposing the introduction of new legal provisions to stiffen Speaking to the members of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES), Thailand's Prime Minister, Yingluck Shinawatra, announced that trade in ivory would be stopped in the country, although no time for an end The Ministry of the Attorney General of Trinidad and Tobago (Tandamp;T) stated in a press release on April 16, 2012, that the Dangerous Dogs Act would come into force on August 1, 2012, by presidential proclamation, On November 28, 2011, the Knesset (Israel's Parliament) passed an amendment to the Humane Treatment of Animals (Protection of Animals) Law, 5754-1994. The amendment prohibits the cutting or amputating of cats' knuckles, tendons, or the live On September 8, 2010, the European Parliament, after lengthy negotiations, supported the adoption of revised rules on the use of animals for scientific experiments proposed by the EU Commission. The European Union institutions (the Commission, the On February 22, 2010, new regulations went into effect in Rome, Italy, to better protect horses that pull tourist buggies. The new rules ban grueling uphill climbs, limit the animals' work day to an eight-hour maximum Within the European Union, 360 million sheep, goats, pigs, and cattle and several billion poultry are killed annually; in addition, 25 million animals are killed for their fur. In September 2009, the European Union adopted new For the past eight years, the European Commission has been working on a highly controversial proposal regarding animal testing. The proposal attempts to balance animal rights with the rights of scientists to use animals for experimental... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Fri, 14 Nov 2008 12:00:00 EST http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l20540775_text