Re: Fwd: Governor Schwarzenegger Signs SB 1520 Into Law!
- This is great news. I believe he has made some other wonderful
strides too since taking office. I'm thankful we are progressing in
the right direction. thanks for sending Ulla.
--- In email@example.com, crystalpyramid@s... wrote:
> a nice proof that grassroots efforts work...
> Peace and light, Ulla
> >Governor Schwarzenegger Signs SB 1520 Into Law!
> >In one of the greatest victories for farm animals to date,
> >Governor Schwarzenegger signed SB 1520. This bill not only
> >outlaws the cruel force feeding of ducks and geese to produce
> >foie gras, but also prohibits the sale of this delicacy in the
> >state of California. This legislation the first ever in the U.S.
> >to ban foie gras sets a nationwide precedent for the humane
> >treatment of farm animals and paves the way for future advocacy
> >Once the law is implemented, ducks and geese will no longer
> >endure the horror of force feeding at the hands of a foie gras
> >farmer their pain will finally end.
> >This is a triumph for farm animals everywhere and the
> >individuals who advocate on their behalf. THANK YOU to all who
> >wrote or called the Governor's office and everyone who helped
> >make this amazing victory a reality!
> >More information about this exciting development.
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