AETA Charges Dismissed Against 4 Animal Advocates

Last Updated: July 12, 2010

A federal judge has thrown out Animal Enterprise Terrorist Act charges against four animal advocates. Basically, he was getting all nit-picky and saying the prosecutors needed to detail what specific laws had been broken.

Apparently there are still some people left in government who aren’t panicked by the idea of sidewalk chalking and leafletting.

Good write-up at the Green is the New Red blog. (Via Benzaquen.) Link.