TV News LIES

Friday, Nov 28th

Last update05:27:24 AM GMT

You are here News Of Special Interest Video: Butterball Turkeys: Felony Conviction for Cruelty to Factory-Farmed Birds

Video: Butterball Turkeys: Felony Conviction for Cruelty to Factory-Farmed Birds

E-mail Print PDF

TURKEYThis conviction is believed to be the first-ever felony cruelty-to-animals decision in a case related to birds-used-for-food production conditions in the United States.

Brian Douglas and several other Butterball employees were filmed violently kicking and stomping birds, dragging them by their wings and necks, forcefully throwing turkeys, and bashing in the heads of live birds with metal bars.

Mercy for Animals contends that the cruelty demonstrated in the underground video was not just the isolated behavior of a few employees but indicative of an atmosphere of pervasive animal cruelty throughout the industry.

The Los Angeles-based nonprofit states as part of its mission that it will “...shine a spotlight on the cruel and corrupt practices of factory farms” and “urges preventing  the needless suffering of turkeys and other animals by adopting a compassionate vegan diet.”

TVNL Comment: The people who do this will go right back to work and they will be angry as hell. Do the math. These people need to be fined to a point of leaving them homeless and imprisoned with people who will show them what cruelty is all about. They should also never be allowed to work with any animals in any capacity.

More...


Most Recent Related Stories...


Honda admits under-reporting serious U.S. accidents since 2003

Honda under reported accidents in USHonda Motor Co (7267.T) failed to notify U.S. safety regulators of 1,729 claims of injuries and...

Israeli Cabinet approves nationality bill

netanyahuIsrael's Cabinet has approved a contentious bill that officially defines Israel as the nation-state of the...

Secret Malware in European Union Attack Linked to U.S. and British Intelligence

regin malwareComplex malware known as Regin is the suspected technology behind sophisticated cyberattacks conducted by U.S. and...

The Never-Ending Replay of November 22, 1963

JFK assassinationyear ago this week, no one could escape the wall-to-wall coverage of the Kennedy assassination’s 50th...
 
America's # 1 Enemy
Tee Shirt
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
TVNL Tee Shirt
 
TVNL TOTE BAG
Conserve our Planet
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
Get your 9/11 & Media
Deception Dollars
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
The Loaded Deck
The First & the Best!
The Media & Bush Admin Exposed!