humane society of the united states http://kbia.org en Horse slaughter plants preparing to open http://kbia.org/post/horse-slaughter-plants-preparing-open <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">After months of legal wrangling and false starts in a battle to resume domestic&nbsp;<font color="red">horse</font>&nbsp;slaughter, plants in&nbsp;<font color="red">Missouri</font>&nbsp;and New Mexico are working to begin processing equine for human consumption.</p><p> Tue, 17 Dec 2013 14:28:57 +0000 Associated Press 45397 at http://kbia.org Horse slaughter plants preparing to open Appeals court vacates ban on US horse slaughter http://kbia.org/post/appeals-court-vacates-ban-us-horse-slaughter <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">A federal appeals court has cleared the way for companies in New Mexico,&nbsp;<font color="red">Missouri</font>&nbsp;and Iowa to resume domestic&nbsp;<font color="red">horse</font>&nbsp;slaughter.</p><p> Mon, 16 Dec 2013 14:41:46 +0000 Associated Press 45339 at http://kbia.org Appeals court vacates ban on US horse slaughter Federal appeals court halts horse slaughter http://kbia.org/post/federal-appeals-court-halts-horse-slaughter <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">A federal appeals court has temporarily halted plans to resume domestic horse slaughter.</span></p><p> Tue, 05 Nov 2013 14:44:24 +0000 Associated Press 43268 at http://kbia.org Federal appeals court halts horse slaughter Mo. Supreme Court rejects animal shelter lawsuit http://kbia.org/post/mo-supreme-court-rejects-animal-shelter-lawsuit <p>The Missouri Supreme Court has rejected a challenge to a law that raised the state's licensing fees on animal shelters.</p><p>The Supreme Court ruled Tuesday that a lawsuit filed by the Humane Society of the United States and two other animal shelters was moot. The court noted the suit challenged the procedure by which a 2010 licensing law was passed, but that lawmakers had changed the law again in 2011.</p> Tue, 13 Aug 2013 20:10:03 +0000 Associated Press 38764 at http://kbia.org Mo. Supreme Court rejects animal shelter lawsuit