Humane Society, other groups pressure Gov. Haslam to veto 'ag gag' bill

State Coalition for Open Government, Association of Broadcasters also oppose the bill More

Weekly Obsession: ‘Ag Gag’ bill takes the state back to Orwell’s 1984

Law requires evidence of livestock abuse be turned over within 48 hours, but documenting is often lengthy process More

House barely approves animal abuse reporting bill

Animal protection activists say bill would have chilling effect on whistleblowers More

Animal abuse reporting bill hits Senate snag

The Humane Society of the United States argues the bill would have a chilling effect on whistleblowers and prevent undercover operations from establishing an ongoing pattern of abuse More

Horse slaughter bill advances over singer's objections

Willie Nelson, along with his daughter and granddaughter, object in vain to bill that would allow horse slaughter in Tennessee   More
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