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ANIMAL JUSTICE UK

Animal Justice UK

Animal Justice UK is our digital magazine about animal law and policy. Aimed at students and universities, it provides the ideal forum for anyone studying law, politics, philosophy and veterinary science to explore their interest in animal protection. We are also always delighted to hear from lawyers, charity professionals and academics who would like to write for AJUK.

Read on to download previous editions of AJUK and to find out how and when to get involved.

WHAT IS ANIMAL JUSTICE UK?

Animal Justice UK is a publication which aims to be a valuable resource for students and academics who are studying, researching or teaching within the areas of law, politics, veterinary science and other related disciplines.

Animal Justice UK acts as a forum for information sharing and features articles and interviews relevant to animal welfare law, politics and ethics. We welcome contributions from students, academics and practitioners. You can download all past editions, and sign up to receive future editions, below.

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2020 special: farmed animals

We are delighted to bring you our second Special Edition of AJUK, which is all about farmed animals. In this edition:

  • Hannah Battersby questions whether killing animals is an animal welfare issue?
  • Emma Wells investigates the growing global live export trade
  • Jenny Canham highlights the use of farmed animals for fashion in her piece about museling
  • We interview the team at Advocates for Animals, the UK's first animal protection law firm
  • Sharan Chohan explains the 2020 case that recognised 'ethical veganism' as a protected characteristic

And much more...

Download the Special Edition below.

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CAN I GET INVOLVED?

Yes! We are looking for volunteers to get involved with a number of projects including:

  • Spreading the word about Animal Justice UK;
  • Writing articles;
  • Interviewing professionals;
  • Book reviews; and,
  • Peer reviews.

Plus many more skills you can include on your CV and opportunities to build your connections.

If you would like to get involved please email the Editor, Natalie Harney, at [email protected]

If you would like to write for AJUK, our 2020/21 publishing schedule can be found below.

AJUK 2020 - 2021

key dates

During the 2020 - 2021 academic year, we will be releasing three editions of AJUK and we'd love you to get involved! Below is our publishing schedule so you can see when we'll be accepting submissions:

AJUK Autumn 2020

Deadline for submissions - Friday 9th October 2020

Release date - WC 23rd November 2020

AJUK Spring 2021

Deadline for submissions - Friday 29th January 2020

Release date - WC 8th March 2021

AJUK Special 2021 - Theme: Equines

Deadline for submissions - Friday 30th April 2021

Release date - WC 7th June 2021

Contact the Editor, Natalie Harney, at [email protected] if you would like to pitch an article idea or if you would like more information.

Past Editions

Issue One May 2016

Issue Two December 2016

ISSUE THREE JULY 2017

Issue Four December 2017

Issue Five July 2018

Issue Six December 2018

SPECIAL EDITION 2019: TOURISM

december 2019

special edition 2020: farmed animals

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