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Governor Reeves signs new animal cruelty bill

Governor Reeves signed an animal cruelty bill into law in an effort to protect cats and dogs and to increase penalties for abuse. Now, each...

Attorney demands return of seized animals after Saucier couple charged with animal cruelty

The attorney for a Saucier couple arrested last week on five counts each of simple animal cruelty is asking for answers and demanding at...

Bringing justice to abused animals

You may remember Coco, the dog we introduced you to last week. He was left tied to a tree in the woods in Biloxi...

Dog tied up and left to die is looking for forever home

One dog was given a second chance after being found tied up to a tree in the woods in Biloxi. The dog, now named Coco,...

President Trump signs animal cruelty bill

Abusing animals is now a federal crime. President Trump signed the ‘PACT Act,’ Preventing Animal Cruelty and Torture Act, into law Monday. Animal rights activists...

President Trump to sign the PACT Act, criminalizing certain acts of animal cruelty

President Donald Trump is expected to sign into law the Preventing Animal Cruelty and Torture (PACT) Act. Trump is scheduled to sign the bill at...

U.S. Senate Passes Federal Anti-Cruelty Bill

Today, the U.S. Senate passed the Preventing Animal Cruelty and Torture (PACT) Act by unanimous consent. The bill, led by U.S. Sens. Pat Toomey...

House passes animal cruelty bill

Lawmakers across the nation are stepping up and speaking up in the fight against animal cruelty. The U.S. House of Representatives is taking steps...

U.S. House of Reps passes bill making animal cruelty a federal felony

The U.S. House of Representatives unanimously passed a bipartisan bill that would make animal cruelty a federal felony. The bipartisan bill was introduced by Florida...

Mississippi State football player pleads guilty to animal cruelty

MSU offensive lineman Michael Story pleaded guilty to animal cruelty on Tuesday in the Oktibbeha County Justice Court. He intentionally starved his ex-girlfriend’s Great Dane...

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