Luca Bonvicini arrested in France
Thu, 28 March 2013
Luca Bonvicini was arrested by the French authorities in Paris on March 10. Bonvicini is accused of the arson of a dairy production center, the Centro Latticini srl in Montelupo Fiorentino (Florence, Italy) on December 31, 2012.
Challenge to animal protest law turned down by court in US
Fri, 22 March 2013
A lawsuit challenging a federal law that animal rights activists say makes them afraid to participate in public protests has been thrown out by a judge who said the activists have not shown that the law chills their First Amendment rights
Protester mot transport av hundar / Protests against transport of dogs
Tue, 19 March 2013
Members of the Animal Rights Alliance (Djurrattsalliansen) tried to prevent the transport of dogs belonging to AstraZeneca from Orkelljunga, Sweden to the UK.
Four detained in a protest in Santiago, Chile
Fri, 18 January 2013
Animal rights activists chained themselves together in a protest outside the National Health Public Institute (ISP), a governmental health organisation in Santiago, Chile. Four people were arrested.
AREinformation service launched
Wed, 16 January 2013
Animal rights extremist information service launched to providing credible, accurate and balanced information about animal rights extremism.
Bristol Zoo vandalised
Thu, 3 January 2013
The Guthrie Road entrance to Bristol Zoo was vandalised early on New Years day.
SHAC and NAVA banned from Harlan Laboratories
Fri, 7 December 2012
A permanent injunction was granted at the High Court against Stop Huntingdon Animal Cruelty (SHAC) and the National Anti-Vivisection Alliance (NAVA), preventing them from entering Harlan Laboratories UK at Shardlow Business Park.
Marino jailed for 6 months for harassing researcher
Wed, 5 December 2012
Camille Marino was sentenced in Wayne County Circuit Court to 6 months in jail plus three years' probation for harassing a Wayne State University researcher and trespassing on university property.
Activist surrenders to FBI
Fri, 30 November 2012
Rebecca Rubin surrendered to the FBI after ten years on the run. Rubin is accused of causing damage costing millions while a member of an ALF group known as The Family.
Activists caught releasing mink
Thu, 22 November 2012
Två personer greps efter att olovligen ha tagit sig in på en minkfarm i Skånings-Åsaka / Two people were arrested after entering a mink farm in Skånings-Åsaka, Sweden.