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Let the Animals Live v. Hamat Gader Recreation Enterprises (LCA 1684/96): a 1997 case dealing with a proposed fight between a man and an alligator. The court held the fight in violation of the law. (English text, English .pdf (198.69 KB))

Verdict of the Supreme Court of Israel: A 2003 case about the forced feeding of geese, for making foie gras, which the Court found illegal. (English .pdf file (319.53 KB), Hebrew text)