Family of farmer killed by bull file charges against animal rights activist
By Justin Huggler in Berlin
The family of a German farmer who died after he was gored by one of his bulls has filed criminal charges against an animal rights activist who posted an announcement celebrating his death on Facebook.
Silke Ruthenberg, the head of Animal Peace, a German animal rights group, posted a message to her 5,000 Facebook followers describing the 61-year-old farmer as a “slave-driver” and the bull that killed him as a “hero” …
Telegraph.co.uk – 4:14PM GMT 28 Jan 2015
After PETA Protests, NIH Says It Supports Baby Monkey Experiments
by Andrew Metcalf
The animal rights group claims the tests are inhumane, but NIH maintains the research done on primates is important to understanding human health.
The National Institutes of Health in Bethesda responded this week to claims that tests conducted on primates at a research facility in Poolesville are unethical …