Islamabad High Court Recognizes the Rights of Nonhuman Animals
May 21, 2020 19:59 ET | The Nonhuman Rights Project
New York, NY, May 21, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Nonhuman Rights Project (NhRP) applauds a decision issued today by the Islamabad High Court in Pakistan that “without any hesitation” affirms the...
World’s First Habeas Corpus Order Issued On Behalf Of An Elephant
November 19, 2018 14:19 ET | The Nonhuman Rights Project
Albion, NY, Nov. 19, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- For the second time in United States legal history and the first time anywhere on behalf of an elephant, a judge has issued a habeas corpus Order on...
Nonhuman Rights Project Criticizes New York Appellate Court for Arbitrarily Denying Personhood, Rights to Captive Chimpanzees
June 22, 2017 20:22 ET | The Nonhuman Rights Project
New York, NY, June 22, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today the Nonhuman Rights Project (NhRP) published a fully annotated version of the New York Supreme Court, Appellate Division, First Judicial...
Chicago's John Marshall Law School Wins 1st, Named National Champion in National Animal Law Competition Held at Harvard Law School
March 02, 2015 12:42 ET | The John Marshall Law School-Chicago
CHICAGO, March 2, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The John Marshall Law School in Chicago was named national champion at the National Animal Law Competition (NALC) March 1, 2015. John Marshall took first...