Charged with the crime of filming a slaughterhouse

Charged With the Crime of Filming a Slaughterhouse

So-called “Ag-Gag” laws reveal the lengths to which the agriculture industry will go to keep their business practices secret.

Leighton Akio Woodhouse
July 31, 2013  

criminalizing compassionOn February 8, a 25-year-old animal rescue worker named Amy Meyer and a colleague pulled into a parking lot across the street from the Dale T. Smith and Sons Meat Packing Company in Draper, Utah, a suburb south of Salt Lake City. They crossed the street and stepped onto a strip of public land on the roadside, stopping short of a barbed wire fence that demarcated the boundary of the property of the slaughterhouse.

Please read the complete story here.

%d bloggers like this: