Animal Legal Defense Fund v. United States Department of Agriculture

ELR Citation: 45 ELR 20232
No(s). 13-55868 (9th Cir. Dec 7, 2015)

The Ninth Circuit, in an unpublished opinion, reversed and remanded a lower court decision dismissing an animal rights group's lawsuit concerning foie gras produced from the livers of force-fed poultry. The group had petitioned USDA's Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) to ban such foie gras. ...