HSUS Initiative Lands on California’s 2008 Presidential Election Ballot

The Humane Society of the United States yesterday announced that almost 800,000 petition signatures have been collected in its effort to place a “Prevention of Farm Animal Cruelty Act” on California’s 2008 presidential election ballot, exceeding the number of required signatures by 82%.

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — The Humane Society of the United States yesterday announced that almost 800,000 petition signatures have been collected in its effort to place a “Prevention of Farm Animal Cruelty Act” on California’s 2008 presidential election ballot, exceeding the number of required signatures by 82%. If enacted, the law will require California’s pork processors to eliminate the use of gestation crates; the state’s veal processors to eliminate the use of veal crates; and, most notably,

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