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22 Mar 2024, 3:33 pm by kblocher@hslf.org
In 2021, the Humane Society of the United States, Animal Protection New Mexico, Humane Society Legislative Fund and three individual plaintiffs sued NIH after the agency reneged on its commitment to sanctuary retirement for all chimps owned or supported by the federal government. [read post]
21 Mar 2024, 11:49 am by kblocher@hslf.org
The deadline results from a 2022 petition seeking federal protection for hippos filed by Humane Society International, the Humane Society of the United States, Humane Society Legislative Fund and the Center for Biological Diversity. [read post]
20 Mar 2024, 9:51 am by kblocher@hslf.org
Whether that involves land and company acquisition or legislation that endangers the rights of our states to regulate the production and sale of agricultural products within their own borders, our food security and national security are aligned,” said Sara Amundson, president of the Humane Society Legislative Fund. [read post]
” Amnesty International expressed similar concerns, claiming the legislators did not address various human rights issues that violate international human rights law. [read post]
10 Mar 2024, 8:42 am
Further noting that it is in the interest of all States, societies, and present and future generations to develop a global legal architecture that ensures that ICTs are used for peaceful purposes, and that prevents the malicious and criminal use of these technologies, promotes greater cooperation between States, guarantees that cyberspace remains open, secure, stable, accessible, and peaceful, protects basic human rights and fundamental freedoms of individuals and peoples,… [read post]
7 Mar 2024, 2:43 am by kblocher@hslf.org
They deserve our top honors,” said Sara Amundson, president of Humane Society Legislative Fund. [read post]
29 Feb 2024, 5:00 am by The Petrie-Flom Center Staff
Despite legislative advances, including The Act Relating to Persons with Disabilities, persons with disabilities continue to experience discrimination in accessing public services, education, and health care. [read post]
28 Feb 2024, 5:50 am by Lia van Broekhoven
Nonprofit organizations and human rights defenders and their vital work worldwide are getting tangled in a web of legislative, regulatory, and policy strictures set up to combat financial crime but that too often result in “unintended consequences,” hampering everything from humanitarian aid to community conflict prevention. [read post]
28 Feb 2024, 3:50 am by kblocher@hslf.org
“The pork lobby wants to frame this as California vs. the rest of the country, but there are 15 states including Arizona, Florida, Kentucky, Ohio and Utah that have bans on extreme confinement of farm animals—proving that animal welfare is not a partisan issue,” said Sara Amundson, president of the Humane Society Legislative Fund. [read post]
27 Feb 2024, 10:30 am by Eugene Volokh
For those interested in the First Amendment questions, here's our brief; I assume that the issues are likely to arise again in future cases: Summary of Argument Suicide is an enduring, though tragic, facet of human existence. [read post]
19 Feb 2024, 11:33 pm by Giesela Ruehl
For this purpose, we are pleased to invite contributions from both public and private law perspectives on the following topics:   Topic 1: Climate crisis The ecological crisis caused by climate change represents the defining challenge of our time, posing an existential threat to human societies and the planet. [read post]
18 Feb 2024, 6:16 pm by Elise Baker
We have identified four potential sources of Syria-linked funds, which could be directed to a victims fund through policy or legislative action. [read post]
15 Feb 2024, 11:41 pm by Lawrence Norden
(Congress enjoys relatively broad – though not unconstrained – authority to issue subpoenas to private parties in aid of its legislative functions, according to Supreme Court precedent.) [read post]
14 Feb 2024, 6:05 am by Ousmane Diallo
People took to the streets, disrupting the planned parliamentary vote on the term limit legislation, which in turn prompted the army to intervene and mediate between the government and the protesters. [read post]
12 Feb 2024, 12:25 pm by kblocher@hslf.org
Senate fiscal year 2024 appropriations bill that funds the Department of Health and Human Services. [read post]
7 Feb 2024, 12:16 pm by kblocher@hslf.org
In 2021, after Idaho and Montana enacted even more aggressive wolf-killing laws, the Center for Biological Diversity, the Humane Society of the United States, Humane Society Legislative Fund and Sierra Club petitioned the Fish and Wildlife Service to again protect gray wolves in the northern Rockies. [read post]
7 Feb 2024, 7:57 am by Karen Gullo
Statement to be submitted by the Electronic Frontier Foundation, accredited under operative paragraph No. 9 of UN General Assembly Resolution 75/282, on behalf of 124 signatories. [read post]