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Judge rules Iowa’s ag-gag law unconstitutional

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Animal welfare and civil liberties advocates scored a major victory Wednesday (Jan. 9) as the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Iowa ruled as unconstitutional an Iowa ag-gag law banning undercover investigations at factory farms and slaughterhouses.


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