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Idaho 1 of 3 president: Proposed anti-torture bill ‘does very little to prevent more abuse’

Virginia Hemingway is a spokeswoman for a coalition of animal-welfare advocates called Idaho 1 of 3 (so named because Idaho was one of three states that didn’t have a felony on the books for animal cruelty until last year). The

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Idaho Humane Society: Proposed anti-torture law is ‘paper tiger’ – doesn’t offer enhanced penalties over existing cruelty statute

I asked Idaho Humane Society Executive Director Jeff Rosenthal, DVM, and other local animal welfare advocates to give their opinions of House Bill 111, sponsored by Idaho House Agriculture Committee Chairman Ken Andrus, R-Lava Hot Springs. The bill defines torture and

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