Across U.S., lawmakers weigh bills that limit nuisance suits against CAFOs

In a handful of states, legislators are deciding this year whether to limit the rights of people who file lawsuits alleging that large livestock farms near their homes are public nuisances. In Minnesota, one hog farm operator describes the lawsuits as an attack on animal agriculture, abetted by animal rights activists. Some local residents see the issue the other way… » Read More

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