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Horse Slaughter

Banning Double-Deck Trailers For All Horses

Paramus Post, August 5, 2013,Mel Fabrikant Menendez, Kirk Reintroduce Horse Transportation Safety Act Of 2013   Bipartisan legislation would prohibit interstate transport of horses in double-decker trailers WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senators Robert Menendez (D-N.J.) and Mark Kirk (R-Ill.) have reintroduced the Horse Transportation Safety Act of 2013, which would prohibit the interstate transportation of Full Article

Project to study euthanizing horses gets state nod

(Mysterious observance – Someone brought to our attention that this article is old, published in July of 2010. The Gazette released it today for some odd reason. To add ...Full Article

Judge halts domestic horse slaughter

AgriPulse.com, By Sarah Gonzalez, August 2, 2013 ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., Aug. 2, 2013- A federal judge granted a Temporary Restraining Order against USDA’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) to prevent the inspection of ...Full Article

Iowa may be first to restart horse slaughter

Sharyn Jackson, The Des Moines Register, August 2, 2013 DES MOINES, Iowa — An Iowa plant could be the first in the nation to resume horse slaughter after a ...Full Article

Celebrate their birth, fight about their death

August 1, 2013 (This first story is amazing – mankind’s attempt to restore what we almost lost. The second story is a rehash of the breaking news this week ...Full Article

Navajo Nation will support NM horse processing plant

New Mexico Watchdog.org, Rob Nikolewski on July 31, 2013 The Navajo Nation is about to wade into the heated debate over a horse-meat processing plant in Roswell and will support Valley Meat ...Full Article

Arson at Valley Meat – A Thoughtful Opinion

July 31, 2013 No one, other than law enforcement any any other person involved, has any clues as to the cause of a fire at the proposed horse slaughterhouse ...Full Article

NM horse slaughterhouse says it was hit by arson

Seattle Times, JERI CLAUSING, Associated Press, July 30, 2013 Arsonists set fire to the southeastern New Mexico company that planned to resume domestic horse slaughter next week, the company’s owner said ...Full Article

Native American Tribes Divided on Horse Slaughter

Food Product Design, Josh Long ALBUQUERQUE—A lawsuit that challenges the revival of horse slaughter in the United States illustrates the divisiveness of the practice even among the people who ...Full Article

Breaking News: NM company wastewater permit denied

Seattle PI, JERI CLAUSING, Associated Press ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A New Mexico company’s hard-fought attempts to convert its cattle plant to a horse slaughterhouse was dealt a series of ...Full Article