Chicago's First Official Animal Rights March Kicks Off In The LoopChicago's first official Animal Rights March kicked off in The Loop Saturday afternoon.
Burberry Shedding Real Fur From Its Fashion LineThe British luxury fashion brand Burberry will stop using real fur in its products. There will be no real fur in its London Fashion Week catwalk show.
Animal Rights Activists Tour, Film Chicken Processing BusinessSome local animal rights activists managed to get a tour of a business where live poultry is slaughtered -- and had their cameras rolling.
Man Who Freed 2,000 Minks From Fur Farm Sentenced To 3 YearsAn animal-rights activist who helped release 2,000 minks and vandalize an Illinois fur farm has been sentenced to three years in federal prison — but already has been locked up for nearly that long.
Animal Rights Group Claims Abuse By Koch Foods, Chick-Fil-ABacked by undercover video recorded at chicken processing facilities owned by Chicago-based Koch Foods, an animal rights group was calling out the company and Chick-Fil-A to adopt more humane practices.
Feds: 'Dangerous' Animal Rights Activist Should Stay Behind BarsA Californian animal rights protestor who allegedly freed 2,000 mink from an Illinois fur farm is a “danger to the community” who should be kept locked up, federal prosecutors say.
Man Gets 27 Months In Prison For Threats To DaleyRich Hyerczyk, 54, wrote 90 threatening letters to politicians, schools and religious institutions, including one to Daley that included the line “F - - - your dead son.”
Animal Rights Activists Want Protections Enforced For Downtown Carriage HorsesThey are big and strong and they work hard: the horses that pull the carriages downtown. Do you know the city has a number OF laws aimed at protecting them?
Durbin Cosponsors Bill To Close Puppy Mill Loophole Animal rights groups say it’s long overdue and much needed – a bill introduced last week that would close a loophole in the Animal Welfare Act that allows unscrupulous breeders to sell sick, malnourished and mistreated puppies online, completely unregulated.