De mobiele kliniek van CLAW helpt dieren in nood

Tue, 11/29/2016
Eric Mimbi, dierenarts bij CLAW, samen met één van de patiënten van de kliniek e

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California Court Upholds Ban on State Ivory and Rhino Horn Trade

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California Court Upholds Ban on State Ivory and Rhino Horn Trade

The Los Angeles Superior Court has upheld California’s ban on trade in ivory and rhino horn, rejecting claims that the ban was unconstitutional. The Ivory Education Institute – a group promoting ivory use – challenged the law in 2015.

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California court upholds state’s ivory ban

Tue, 11/29/2016
The Superior Court of California rejected the Ivory Education Institute’s lawsui

The Superior Court of California rejected the Ivory Education Institute’s lawsuit and declared that the AB 96 ivory ban is constitutional.California’s ivory ban has withstood a legal challenge, further cementing the role of states in protecting elephants from extinction.