Monday, February 14, 2011

Dog death penalty ordinance overturned in Florida

A Florida appellate court spared one Fort Lauderdale dog from death last week - when it ruled that a Broward County ordinance allowing officials to euthanize a dog after one bite to another animal conflicted with state law, which allows biting animals multiple chances at redemption before being euthanized.

Thanks to attorney colleague Jane McBride, who forwarded this WSJ Law Blog post...

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