Author: James Gormley, Gazette editor

Keywords: stock, lion, cecil, poaching, hunting, wildlife     Cecil, the Hwange lion wakes up from a deep sleep
Policy

League of Humane Voters prioritizing ‘Cecil’s Law’ and five other bills this session

The League of Humane Voters of New York is holding a legislative breakfast Wednesday, March 22 to promote its legislative agenda, which includes passing bills to outlaw killing competitions, create a public “animal abuser” registry and ban circuses that do not comply with animal welfare laws. The group is also […]

NYCLU demands legislative action on civil liberties issues
People Policy

NYCLU demands legislative action on civil liberties issues

Members, supporters and advocates for the New York Civil Liberties Union rallied Monday outside the Capitol in support of several bills they say would protect and expand civil rights. Public defense funding and reform, reproductive rights, transgender discrimination, electronic privacy, and police data transparency were all on the agenda for […]