Archive for Thursday, April 21, 2011

Animal Legal Defense Fund presents animal cruelty symposium at Burge Union

April 21, 2011


Animal Legal Defense Fund will present “It’s Our Turn to Fight for Them,” a symposium addressing animal cruelty and dog fighting prosecution, at 10 a.m. Monday at the Burge Union.

Experts on prosecuting cases will be present at the symposium, including two people who were involved in prosecuting Michael Vick for the dog fighting ring on his property. Also at the event will be a Michigan attorney speaking about how to get high conviction rates in dog fighting cases and a professor speaking about how to get law students involved in prosecution.

For more information about the event, contact the KU Student Animal Legal Defense Fund at


Betty Bartholomew 7 years, 2 months ago

Parking during this time on campus is restricted to permit and toll parking only. Parking in the parking garage at 15th and Irving Hill (east of the Burge Union) is recommended to avoid parking tickets. The rate is $1/hr and you pay upon exit. Credit/debit only at the exit lanes, cash accepted in the lobby or office.

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