GRIZZLIES SAVED: COURT STOPS TROPHY HUNT OF YELLOWSTONE’S ICONIC BEARS

Originally posted on Committee to Abolish Sport Hunting Blog:
Victory: Judge rules Trump administration unlawfully removed federal protections https://earthjustice.org/news/press/2018/grizzlies-saved-court-stops-trophy-hunt-of-yellowstone-s-iconic-bears?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=social&fbclid=IwAR3Wto5CN76Bs_bH7LY91EibSOeUZSv76hGYVH7AuJJC-0kAlODfZzp79Sk Grizzly 610 walks down a park road with her three cubs in springtime, April 13, 2012. PHOTO COURTESY OF THOMAS D. MANGELSEN This is a victory for the bears and for people from all walks of life…

Belmont, Again: “Acutely Lame…Euthanized”

Originally posted on Horseracing Wrongs:
Another day, another death. The Gaming Commission reports this for Schiller’s Lit: “acutely lame after workout [at Belmont] 5/18, sent to hospital 5/21…prognosis necessitated euthanasia.” Schiller’s Lit was three years old and being prepped for his first race. The Belmont death toll now stands at 15. The lie of “safe…

Trump Demanded Meat Plants Stay Open, COVID Cases Have Now Tripled

Originally posted on Exposing the Big Game:
Butchers chop up beef at Jones Meat & Food Services in Rigby, Idaho, May 26, 2020.NATALIE BEHRING / AFP VIA GETTY IMAGES BY Chris Walker, Truthout PUBLISHED May 27, 2020 https://truthout.org/articles/trump-demanded-meat-plants-stay-open-covid-cases-have-now-tripled/?eType=EmailBlastContent&eId=90f9a989-dee7-46ae-abd6-4904e8626b24 President Donald Trump issued an executive order in late April requiring all meat processing plants in the…

“What Are We Fighting About?” 9th Circuit Hears Yellowstone Grizzly Bear Delisting Case

Originally posted on Exposing the Big Game:
May 20, 2020 | Louisa Willcox https://www.grizzlytimes.org/single-post/2020/05/20/%E2%80%9CWhat-Are-We-Fighting-About%E2%80%9D-9th-Circuit-Hears-Yellowstone-Grizzly-Bear-Delisting-Case  Court hearings over the fate of grizzlies have always made me nervous, and the one on May 5th was no exception. For the second time in ten years, a three-judge panel of the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals heard oral arguments…