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BREAKING NEWS: USA Slaughterhouses Will Not Open Monday

(Before you break out the champagne, we won a Temporary Restraining Order, not a final ruling – Jerry) JERI CLAUSING / Associated Press ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A federal judge on Friday temporarily halted plans by companies in New Mexico and Iowa to start slaughtering horses next week. U.S. District Judge Christina Armijo issued a restraining order 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

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

Pro-slaughter folks whine, Anti-slaughter folks act

July 29, 2013 Before getting down to business, here’s an update on the AQHA battle against cloning: Jury deliberates in horse cloning, registry battle, ReporterNews   AMARILLO, Texas (AP) ...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

Redford, Richardson Join Lawsuit

By Associated Press, Updated: Monday, July 22, 2013   ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Robert Redford and former New Mexico Gov. Bill Richardson on Monday joined the divisive debate against a return to domestic ...Full Article

Political savvy: A powerful weapon in horse slaughter fight

(Note – These two have long been our “insider” contacts and the working force behind so much that has been done in DC. Until now, they have stayed out ...Full Article

The Brits are mad and the Pros are raving

July 17, 2013 On the other side of the pond, consumers in the EU are starting to question why no one has been held criminally negligent for the horsemeat ...Full Article