Edit 7/21: The hearing date for this ordinance has been set for August 10, 6 p.m. in the Esther Howland Chamber at City Hall. This ordinance is modeled after the Boston “Responsible Pit Bull Ownership” ordinance, whose failures are well documented. Thanks to Jodi for this information: The ordinance is […]
Previous alerts for Lynn: http://stopbsl.com/?s=%22lynn%2C+ma%22 http://www.thedailyitemoflynn.com/articles/2010/07/14/news/news01.txt Lynn muzzle law OK’d By David Liscio / The Daily Item LYNN – A proposal to muzzle pit bull terriers in Lynn caused fur to fly at a heated public hearing Tuesday before the City Council. The hearing allowed lengthy testimony from those on […]
Breaking News: CNN just reported that BP replaced the oil well cap with a wedding ring and it has immediately stopped putting out….. Film at 11.
The Senate Judiciary Committee today approved Elena Kagan’s nomination to the Supreme Court. The action sets up a final confirmation vote in the Senate.
Do you know what a pit bull looks like? Take a quick break and see if you can find the American Pit Bull Terrier. Even better, when you play this game, see if you can identify all of the dogs’ breeds before you click for the answer. New Can you spot […]
Administrative Costs Prince George’s County: The Most Thorough Assessment of BSL To Date In 2003, Prince George’s County, Maryland, authorized a task force to examine the results of a 1996 pit bull ban in the county. The task force findings were shocking. They estimated that The cost to the county […]
Consider, too, the aftermath of three extremely similar fatal dog attacks. May 7, 2005, Waterford Township, Michigan—A 2-year-old girl named Samantha is killed by the family’s two female Siberian Huskies after being left unsupervised with them. The dogs had shown no prior signs of aggression. (The Oakland Press, “Family dogs maul […]