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Monthly Archives: December 2013

05 Dec 2013

Lawsuit filed on behalf of chimp seeking personhood

5 December 2013 The following statement was published by the Nonhuman Rights Project in America this week: This morning at 10.00 E.T., the Nonhuman Rights Project filed suit in Fulton County Court in the state of New York on behalf of Tommy, a chimpanzee, who is being held captive in a cage in a shed at a used trailer lot in Gloversville. This is the first of three suits we are filing this week. The second will be filed on Tuesday […]