Update from Paul Shapiro

Last Updated: April 4, 2008

The Wall Street Journal has a large profile [subscription needed to read full article] on HSUS today entitled “Humane Society Probes Put Pressure on Firms.” It details how HSUS has become more action-oriented and notes that “[i]n recent years, a range of businesses have felt the squeeze from the organization.” The full story is definitely worth checking out.

The Colorado bill to ban gestation crates and veal crates passed the state House Agriculture committee two days ago and now goes to the House floor. It’s already passed the senate. There’s an interesting article that was published yesterday about the bill.

Finally, it’s pretty cool to note that the American Public Health Association includes a recommendation to “eat less meat” as part of its advice for National Public Health Week.

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