Integrating Animal Interests into Our Legal System

9 Pages Posted: 19 Oct 2004

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David S. Favre

Michigan State University College of Law

Abstract

This article explores the obstacles to obtaining legal rights for animals, both within the animal rights movement and within the broader political context. The author examines in which arena legal change might best be sought - the courts, the legislature, state governments, or the federal government. Finally, it makes a number of suggestions as to what type of laws would be the most successful in advancing the interests of animals.

Suggested Citation

Favre, David S., Integrating Animal Interests into Our Legal System. Animal Law Review, Vol. 10, pp. 87-97, 2004. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=578570

David S. Favre (Contact Author)

Michigan State University College of Law ( email )

318 Law College Building
East Lansing, MI 48824-1300
United States

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