Syracuse Book 1 Symposium on Animal Law

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Current Articles – Volume 67

Book 1: Symposium on Animal Law

Table of Contents


Joyce Tischler, Foreword, 67 Syracuse L. Rev. 1 (2017) ..... 1

Steven M. Wise, Introduction to Animal Law Book, 67 Syracuse L. Rev. 7 (2017) ..... 7

Steven M. Wise, Elizabeth Stein, Monica Miller & Sarah Stone, The Power of Municipalities to Enact Legislation Granting Legal Rights to Nonhuman Animals Pursuant to Home Rule, 67 Syracuse L. Rev. 31 (2017) ..... 31

Joan E. Schaffner, Community Cats: Changing the Legal Paradigm for the Management of So-Called “Pests”, 67 Syracuse L. Rev. 71 (2017) ..... 71

Francesca Ortiz, Looking for a Good Home: Balancing Interests in the Disposition of Impounded Animals to Owners and Rescues, 67 Syracuse L. Rev. 115 (2017) ..... 115

Leslie Rudloff, Failure to Launch: The Lack of Implementation and Enforcement of the Animal Welfare Act, 67 Syracuse L. Rev. 173 (2017) ..... 173

Christopher Wlach, Animal Rights Extremism as Justification for Restricting Access to Government Records, 67 Syracuse L. Rev. 191 (2017) ..... 191

Daina Bray, Samantha Hasey & Candace Hensley, Proposed Fundraising Bills in Oklahoma and Missouri Would Unconstitutionally Target Animal Rights Charities, 67 Syracuse L. Rev. 217 (2017) ..... 217

Katie Barnett, The Post-Conviction Remedy for Pit Bulls: What Today’s Science Tells Us About Breed-Specific Legislation, 67 Syracuse L. Rev. 241 (2017) ..... 241

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