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By Helping a Girl Testify at a Rape Trial, a Dog Ignites a Legal Debate

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Rosie, the first judicially approved courtroom dog in New York, strikes up debate over the lagality of having dogs present in the courtroom.

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Angel Tobey

Purdue University

Date 8 August 2011
Publication Title The New York Times
URL http://www.nytimes.com/2011/08/09/nyregion/dog-helps-rape-victim-15-testify.html?_r=0
Language English
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  • William Glaberson (2014), "By Helping a Girl Testify at a Rape Trial, a Dog Ignites a Legal Debate," http://habricentral.org/resources/3643.

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  2. Comfort
  3. Courthouse Dogs
  4. Courts
  5. Dogs
  6. Helping behavior
  7. Laws and regulations
  8. Media
  9. Stress
  10. trauma