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Western Watersheds Project v. Michael

ELR Case

A district court held that environmental and animal rights groups may challenge the constitutionality of two trespass statutes passed by the Wyoming legislature in 2015. Under the statutes—one imposing criminal liability and the other...

Ag-Gag: The Unconstitutionality of Laws Restricting Undercover Investigations on Farms

ELR Article

In March 2012, Iowa and Utah passed “Ag-Gag” laws in response to a series of high-profile undercover investigations of farms by animal activists. The laws were framed as generally applicable fraud prohibitions. But their aim was clear:...