Oct 13 2017
25th Annual Animal Law Conference
Contributor(s):: Cohen, Deborah L., Davis, Reginald F.
State v. Rabb: Dog Sniffs Close to Home
Contributor(s):: Timothy C. Stone
Sensory perception is an inextricable part of Fourth Amendment' jurisprudence. A policeman's sense of smell, for example, can create probable cause for a lawful search or seizure. A canine's sense of smell operates much like our own, except that its sensory...
The Reasonable Pet: An Examination of the Enforcement of Restrictions in California Common Interest Developments After Nahrstedt v. Lakeside Village Condominium Ass'n, Inc.
Contributor(s):: Daniel R. Puterbaugh
Thirty-two million Americans live in common interest developments (CIDs);1 this amounts to one out of eight U.S. residents.2 Of those thirty-two million, nearly one-fifth are in California,3 representing a full twenty percent of the state'spopulation.4 Further, given the popularity...
The Elephant in the Room: Detrimental Effects of Animals' Property Status on Standing in Animal Protection Cases
Contributor(s):: Lisa Marie Morrish
Animals’ long-standing status as property serves to hinder many attempts to secure rights and protections for animals in the legal arena. Even within the realm of property law, states vary on how animals are viewed and protected. Because of these long-held views...
Nov 16 2015
Animal Law and Environmental Law: Exploring the Connections and Synergies
Nov 13 2015
International Law and Wildlife Well-being- Moving from Theory to Action
Rats, Pigs, and Statues on Trial: The Creation of Cultural Narratives in the Prosecution of Animals and Inanimate Objects
Contributor(s):: Paul Schiff Berman
Records indicate that trials of animals - usually for killing human beings - took place throughout Europe and elsewhere from the ninth through the nineteenth centuries. The historical evidence indicates that communities viewed these trials seriously. If we can understand what social benefits the...
The International Institute for Animal Law
The International Institute for Animal Law has been established to encourage, at the international level, the development of legal scholarship and advocacy skills on behalf of animals.A not-for-profit organization composed of a renowned and experienced group of attorneys and judges from around...
Colorado Alliance for Cruelty Prevention: Safe Pets, Safe Families, Safe Communities
Contributor(s):: Mickish, Janet, Schoen, Kathleen
Ensure your pet's future: estate planning for owners and their animal companions
Contributor(s):: Hirschfeld, Rachel