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New Mexico

BREAKING NEWS: N.M. moves to halt first U.S. horse slaughterhouse

By Stephen Dinan The Washington Times \ June 10, 2013 New Mexico’s attorney general has ruled that horse meat is an adulterated product, which animal-rights advocates said should halt a slaughterhouse that had applied to become the first in the U.S. to resume horse slaughter for human consumption. Attorney General Gary King’s decision puts an end to a Full Article

Humane Alternatives for New Mexico Horses (and More)

Public News Service | June 2013 AZTEC, N.M. – Horse advocates’ answer to slaughter is a safety net for unwanted horses. Creating it calls for coordinating population control, law ...Full Article

My Turn: Urgent challenge to all people of faith

May 30, 2013 | Karen Borch | The Taos News Regarding the controversy over a horse slaughter plant opening in New Mexico, people are missing the point. There is ...Full Article

Horse Slaughterhouse Open Soon in NM

NBC News.com. Jeri Clausing , The Associated Press, April 30. 2013 Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack says the southern New Mexico plant that has been fighting for more than a year for ...Full Article

A lot of news – all at once…

Usually I try to break the news down into the most important articles, but today a lot of information came across the wires. Rather than posting all the articles, ...Full Article

NM Slaughterhouse Ground Zero in Horse Debate

ABC News, Associated Press,JERI CLAUSING, April 23 About five miles from this southeastern New Mexico town’s famed UFO museum, tucked between dairy farms, is a nondescript metal building that ...Full Article

NM AG: Is Horse Meat a Threat to Health in NM?

Equine Welfare Alliance | April 16, 2013 (SANTA FE)—Attorney General Gary King today expressed grave concerns over the potential health risks associated with consumption of horse meat processed at ...Full Article

No charges to be filed in NM horse shooting case

San Francisco Chronicle | April 13, 2013 ROSWELL, N.M. (AP) — The New Mexico man seen in an Internet video swearing at animal activists before shooting a horse in the ...Full Article

Man Shoots Horse Dead in Video to Defy Animal Activists

Company He Works for Likely to Become First US Horse Slaughterhouse Since 2007 MARK KARLIN, EDITOR OF BUZZFLASH AT TRUTHOUT / March 22, 2013 Impatient with a virtual US ban ...Full Article

The Faces of Evil

There is a video making the rounds on the internet this week of Tim Sappington shooting a horse for no other purpose than to intimidate “activists.” Sappington is the ...Full Article