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VICTORY: CA Upholds Proposition 12 Limiting Cruel Confinement Despite Industry Pushback

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Despite opposition from the North American Meat Institute (NAMI), a coalition of animal protection groups including Animal Outlook just won a fight to uphold California’s historic Proposition 12.   Proposition 12 This proposition, passed in 2018, supplements prior legislation that prohibits cruel confinement practices for egg-laying hens, pigs, and calves used for veal, as well as the sale of eggs derived …

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VICTORY: Proposition 12 Passes By a Landslide in California

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In an enormous victory for the treatment of farmed animals, California’s historic Proposition 12 passed with over 60% of the vote in yesterday’s midterm elections. This landmark legislation will ban cages for egg-laying hens, gestation crates for pregnant pigs, and veal crates for calves, and ban the sale of products made from keeping animals in these cages, which are so …