• In Ever First Case Lebanese Court Jails Man For Animal Abuse

    7 days ago - By Topix

    In a historic move for animal welfare, a man was sentenced to 10 days in prison and fined LL20,000 Monday after being found guilty of animal abuse, according to animal welfare organization Beirut for the Ethical Treatment of Animals. The trial, which took two years and was presided over by Metn Criminal Judge Mansour al-Kaii, set a precedent that animal welfare organizations have been yearning for: the conviction of those found abusing all animals.
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