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Animal Enterprise Terrorism Act

United States. Congress. House. Committee on the Judiciary. Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security

Animal Enterprise Terrorism Act

hearing before the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Ninth Congress, second session, on H.R. 4239, May 23, 2006

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on the Judiciary. Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Animal experimentation -- Law and legislation -- United States,
  • Animal industry -- Law and legislation -- United States,
  • Animal rights activists -- Legal status, laws, etc,
  • Animal welfare -- Law and legislation -- United States,
  • Ecoterrorism

  • The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 103 p. ;
    Number of Pages103
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15592929M
    ISBN 100160771870

      The rest of the book is mostly dedicated to the federal Animal Enterprise Terrorism Act (AETA) and its predecessors, and the law's effects on animal activists and organizations. Of most interest to me was the author's meticulous reporting on the various Congressional hearings on the animal rights and environmental s: 5. The Animal Enterprise Terrorism Act (AETA) of is a United States federal law (Pub.L. –; 18 U.S.C. § 43) that prohibits any person from engaging in certain conduct "for the purpose of damaging or interfering with the operations of an animal enterprise." The statute covers any act that either "damages or causes the loss of any real or personal property" or .

    The Terrorization of Dissent: Corporate Repression, Legal Corruption, and the Animal Enterprise Terrorism Act (Lantern, ) Contributing author to this anthology on the Animal Enterprise Terrorism Act, which critically examines how corporations drafted the new legislation to target animal rights protesters. Book/Printed Material Animal Fighting Prohibition Enforcement Act of hearing before the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Ninth Congress, .

      The Animal Enterprise Terrorism Act (AETA), which was passed by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by George W. Bush in November , potentially targets for prosecution American citizens who would advocate for animal protection. The declared purpose of the Act is to give the Justice Department the tools to “apprehend, prosecute, and. hold hearings into animal rights and environmental terrorism; commission a study on the effects of such terrorism on all animal interests; consider improvement of the Animal Enterprise Protection Act; and; investigate the use of tax exemptions by organizations that indulge in or support such terrorism.


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Animal Enterprise Terrorism Act by United States. Congress. House. Committee on the Judiciary. Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security Download PDF EPUB FB2

This Act may be cited as the ‘‘Animal Enterprise Terrorism Act’’. SEC. INCLUSION OF ECONOMIC DAMAGE TO ANIMAL ENTERPRISES AND THREATS OF DEATH AND SERIOUS BODILY INJURY TO ASSOCIATED PERSONS.

(a) IN GENERAL.—Section 43 of ti United States Code, is amended to read as follows: ‘‘§ Force, violence, and threats involving. The federal Animal Enterprise Terrorism Act (AETA) was originally enacted in to prevent “physical disruption to the functioning of an animal enterprise.” Inlawmakers significantly broadened the purpose of AETA to prohibit any person from “damaging or interfering with the operations of an animal enterprise.”.

Under the Animal Enterprise Terrorism Act, even an animal-rights protest that causes economic damage to a business — like convincing a consumer to stop purchasing products manufactured by an. 5 Animal Enterprise Terrorism Act, 18 U.S.C.A. § 43 (West ) (formerly known as the Animal Enterprise Protection Act; amended by Pub.

(Nov. 27, )). The Animal Enterprise Terrorism Act has been officially renamed under § 43 as. The Animal Enterprise Terrorism Act (S. ) Our First Amendment rights are under attack. Fight the Animal Enterprise Terrorism Act (S.

) The Animal Enterprise Terrorism Act (AETA) defines “terrorism” as causing any business classified as an "animal enterprise" (e.g., factory farms, fur farms, vivisection labs, rodeos, zoos and circuses) to suffer a profit loss and.

The Animal Enterprise Terrorism Act (AETA), 18 U.S.C. § 43, is a federal law that protects against the potential damage and harm caused by members of animal rights groups. The AETA prohibits individuals who have traveled in interstate or foreign commerce, or used or caused to be used the mail or any facility of interstate or foreign commerce.

If you're writing a book (or even planning a writing project) Corporate Repression, Legal Corruption, and the Animal Enterprise Terrorism Act. Edited by Jason Del Gandio and Anthony J. Nocella In the Animal Enterprise Terrorism Act (AETA) was passed with the intention to equip law enforcement agencies with the tools to apprehend.

The Terrorization of Dissent: Corporate Repression, Legal Corruption, and the Animal Enterprise Terrorism Act Jason Del Gandio, Anthony J. Nocella II Lantern Books, - Law - pages. Tweet “Terrorization of Dissent: Corporate Repression, Legal Corruption, and the Animal Enterprise Terrorism Act” is a new book examining the AETA and how it threatens the right to protest.

The following is from the preface by Will Potter: When I testified before the U.S. House Judiciary Committee about the Animal Enterprise Terrorism Act inI argued.

The “Animal Enterprise Terrorism Act,” the Green Scare and the Criminalization of a Movement By Brad Thomson, Legal Worker. A version of this post first appeared on the National Lawyers Guild website. This post is adapted from a recent presentation on an “Environment and the Law” panel at the Climate Crisis Chicago Conference The panel was examining ways in which the.

The Terrorization of Dissent: Corporate Repression, Legal Corruption, and the Animal Enterprise Terrorism Act [Del Gandio, Jason, Nocella, Anthony J.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Terrorization of Dissent: Corporate Repression, Legal Corruption, and the Animal Enterprise Terrorism Act5/5(1).

The Animal Enterprise Terrorism Act, or AETA, left out much of ALEC’s wish list, limiting the law to animal enterprises rather than actions targeting mining, timber harvesting, and fossil fuel.

Animal Enterprise Terrorism Act. [United States.] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: United States. OCLC Number: Notes:.

The Animal Enterprise Terrorism Act (AETA) is a piece of legislation that makes interference with and protest of animal enterprises, including First Amendment-protected activities, terrorism. The AETA is a frightening expansion of an already outrageous piece of legislation, the Animal Enterprise Protection Act.

To date, only a handful of people have. While the Act characterizes terrorism as physical disruption caused to the functioning of an animal enterprise (including stealing, damaging, or causing the loss of property), the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) defines terrorism as “the unlawful use of force or violence against persons or property to intimidate or coerce a government.

To understand the fundamental threat to free speech, the First Amendment and the right to protest that the AETA poses, it might help to unpack the words "Animal Enterprise," "Terrorism," and "Act." Under the law, an animal enterprise includes any business that deals in animal research or uses or sells animal products.

The Animal Enterprise Terrorism Act (AETA) is the federal animal terrorism law that was passed in In order to protect animal facilities’ economic interest in animals, the animal terrorism laws typically forbid a person from entering an animal facility with the intent to commit an act that involves injury or loss of life to people and/or.

The Terrorization of Dissent book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. In the Animal Enterprise Terrorism Act (AETA) was /5(2). The changes to the AEPA also included a new title for the bill, calling it the Animal Enterprise Terrorism Act (AETA).

For the past several years, the AETA has gone uncontested and has been upheld several times in opinions and rulings handed down by federal judges. Now, the AETA is under legal attack by liberal animal rights lawyers within. Sometimes they are a way of recognizing or honoring the sponsor or creator of a particular law (as with the 'Taft-Hartley Act').

And sometimes they are meant to garner political support for a law by giving it a catchy name (as with the 'USA Patriot Act' or the 'Take Pride in America Act') or by invoking public outrage or sympathy (as with any.

H.R. (th) was a bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.related. The list of acronyms and abbreviations related to AETA - Animal Enterprise Terrorist Act.Inthis was updated and renamed the Animal Enterprise Terrorism Act by the th congress.

The updated act included causing personal harm and the losses incurred on "secondary targets" as well as adding to the penalties for these crimes.