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Advocacy groups send Iowa’s ‘ag-gag law’ to court

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Advocacy groups challenged the constitutionality of Iowa’s “ag-gag law” on Tuesday (Oct. 10) in hopes of striking down another law that criminalizes undercover investigations at farms and slaughterhouses. Filed in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Iowa, the lawsuit charges the 2012 law violates the rights to free speech and equal protection under the law.



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