Canadians will go to the polls and vote in a federal election on September 20, 2021. Once again, Animal Justice will be putting animal protection issues on the election agenda, and will help ensure animal champions are elected to office so they can give animals a voice in Parliament, and help pass stronger animal protection... Read more » Animal JusticeRead more about Use Your Vote for Animals This Federal Election!
A legislative committee studying the proposed federal agricultural gag, or “ag gag”, law has amended the bill in response to concerns raised by Animal Justice and other animal protection groups, legal scholars, and even the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (“CFIA”). Bill C-205 was introduced by Conservative MP John Barlow, and was originally designed to target... Read more » Animal JusticeRead more about Federal “Ag Gag” Bill Could Punish Negligent Farmers After Amendments at Committee
OTTAWA – National animal law non-profit Animal Justice is applauding Canada’s federal Parliament for passing two groundbreaking animal protection bills late last night. On Tuesday evening, the Senate passed Bill C-68, which outlaws the trade in shark fin products, and Bill C-84, which outlaws all forms of sexual abuse of animals, and tightens up laws... Read more » Animal JusticeRead more about Parliament Passes Groundbreaking Bills Against Shark Finning, Bestiality, & Animal Fighting