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Animal Rights

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Animal Rights Group Puts Pig Welfare Under A Microscope

An animal protection organization is calling for changes in the way pregnant pigs are handled. Sleepy Eye’s Christensen Farms is one of the largest pork producers in the country, and it’s one of Wal-Mart’s biggest pork suppliers.

07/18/2012

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PETA Demands Legal Action After Zoo Animal Drownings

The animal rights group PETA is pressing for legal action after a number of animals at a Duluth zoo were killed amid flash flooding.

06/22/2012

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Judge Delays Sentencing For Animal Rights Activist

A judge has delayed the sentencing for an animal rights activist from Minneapolis who was convicted of participating in a conspiracy to free ferrets from a breeding facility in Minnesota.

01/14/2011

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PETA Video Upsets Students At Eden Valley-Watkins

In a place where livestock is a big part of the rural fabric, animal rights can be a sensitive subject. It’s one reason a group of students at Eden Valley-Watkins middle school formed a group to discuss the topic.

11/10/2010