Fighting Canada’s Dangerous “Ag Gag” Laws

Animal Justice is working to stop the spread of dangerous “ag gag” laws in Canada. Ag gag laws seek to silence, or “gag”, whistleblowers, undercover journalists, and animal advocates, punishing them for exposing cruelty on farms.  Ag gag laws cover up animal cruelty by making it illegal for an undercover investigator to get a job... Read more » Animal Justice
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Ontario Passes “Ag Gag” Law to Cover Up Animal Abuse on Farms

TORONTO – National animal law organization Animal Justice is denouncing a law passed in Ontario today that will further conceal animal cruelty at farms and slaughterhouses, and interfere with lawful protests. Bill 156, the Security from Trespass and Protecting Food Safety Act, is what is commonly known as “ag gag” legislation that restricts people’s ability to expose animal cruelty on farms. The... Read more » Animal Justice
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Animal Justice Files False Advertising Complaint Against King Cole Ducks for Animal Cruelty Cover-Up

On February 18, 2020, shocking footage of animal cruelty emerged from inside a King Cole Ducks factory farm in Whitchurch-Stouffville, Ontario. Members of animal rights group Direct Action Everywhere held a protest outside the farm Ontario, and some of those present then entered a dimly lit, windowless barn on the property to document the conditions... Read more » Animal Justice
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