Grand Forks legislator aims for felony penalties for extreme animal cruelty

December 29, 2010 at 4:40 pm in INFORUM

State Stockmen’s Association, other farm groups consulted
Spurred by recent high-profile incidents of animal cruelty and criticism from national animal advocacy groups, a Grand Forks legislator and state prosecutors are drafting legislation that could give North Dakota its first felony penalties for “egregious” animal cruelty. Continue Reading