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Whales Lawsuit

We the... Animals? The Push to Give Fido Constitutional Rights

Robert Frogge' | Posted 04.18.2012 | Weird News
Robert Frogge'

On February 8, U.S. District Judge Jeffrey Miller dropped his gavel and declared whales are not entitled to constitutional protection against slavery. This ruling came in response to a lawsuit filed last October by five orcas currently being "held in slavery and involuntary servitude" at SeaWorld.