|Muzzling a Movement|
The Effects of Anti-Terrorism Law, Money, and Politics on Animal Activism
Wednesday, December 1, 2010 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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The ability to protest peacefully and to voice unpopular opinions without being arrested and imprisoned arbitrarily are cornerstones of the U.S. Constitution. In Muzzling a Movement, Dara Lovitz presents an in-depth analysis of the effect of the Animal Enterprise Terrorism Act and other so-called "eco-terror" laws on the ability of animal activists to raise public awareness about the abuse of animals in industry.
ODETTE J. WILKENS, Executive Director, Equal Justice Alliance
DARA LOVITZ, Author, Muzzling a Movement, Adjunct Professor of Animal Law, Temple University Beasley School of Law and the Earle Mack School of Law at Drexel University
Committee on Legal Issues Pertaining to Animals, Martha Golar, Chair; Committee on Civil Rights, Brian Kreiswirth, Chair; Committee on Books at the Bar, Hon. Diane Kiesel, Chair