AB343 http://kvpr.org en California Animal Welfare Bill Creates Controversy, Critics Call It 'Ag-Gag' http://kvpr.org/post/california-animal-welfare-bill-creates-controversy-critics-call-it-ag-gag <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A number of states have recently passed laws that seek to restrict journalists and animal rights activists from filming inhumane practices inside slaughterhouses. These so-called </span><a href="http://kvpr.org/post/states-crack-down-animal-welfare-activists-and-their-undercover-videos" style="line-height: 1.5;">“Ag-gag” </a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">laws have drawn harsh criticism from animal welfare groups. Now, a new bill from a Fresno lawmaker that aims to mandate the swift reporting of animal abuse has some crying foul. Tue, 16 Apr 2013 16:12:43 +0000 Ezra David Romero 13659 at http://kvpr.org California Animal Welfare Bill Creates Controversy, Critics Call It 'Ag-Gag'