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Protesters at Santa Anita Call for Complete Ban on Horse Racing
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Protesters at Santa Anita Call for Complete Ban on Horse Racing

Opening day demonstrators call for state-wide vote to ban all horse racing By Al Stewart     Re-opened after being idle for nearly a month due to an alarming series of horse fatalities, Santa Anita Park on Sunday suffered one more tragic setback when yet another horse was euthanized after breaking a leg. Two-horses spilled…

Another Horse Dies at Santa Anita Bringing Death Toll to 23
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Another Horse Dies at Santa Anita Bringing Death Toll to 23

PETA wants California Governor Newsom to launch investigation By Terry Miller Animal rights activists are now calling on California Governor Gavin Newsom to get involved after yet another racehorse died at Santa Anita race track Sunday in Arcadia, just three days after the racetrack reopened following the unprecedented deaths of 22 thoroughbred horses. The track…

Protesters Blast Arcadia City Council Decision on Coyote Trapping
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Protesters Blast Arcadia City Council Decision on Coyote Trapping

  Direction became action in unannounced motion and $20,000 appropriation Story by Daniel Garay Photos by Terry Miller / Beacon Media News A protest against the city council’s unanimous decision to trap coyotes once more took place on Feb. 15 in front of Arcadia City Hall. The protest, led by People for the Ethical Treatment…

Local Activists Mobilize in San Gabriel Valley
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Local Activists Mobilize in San Gabriel Valley

  By Terry Miller Motorists are used to seeing people with signs on the freeway off-ramps, perhaps almost numb to the staggering number of homeless people asking for ‘spare change,’ seemingly everywhere in Los Angeles County. However, on Tuesday morning, about 10 local activists dotted cities from Pasadena to Monrovia asking NOT for money but…

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