• No Qui Tam Action Provision In New Jersey's Animal Cruelty Statute

    25 days ago - By Topix

    Stuart Goldman, the former chief humane law enforcement officer for the Monmouth County Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to animals, filed a qui tam complaint against Critter Control of New Jersey, Kewin, Inc. d/b/a Critter Control of New Jersey, Robert McDonough and Evan Windholz , "seeking 'damages and civil penalties' for violations of N.J.S.A. 4:2226 for 'animal cruelty, animal abuse, negligence, recklessness, negligent infliction of emotional distress, 454 N.J.Super. 418, 421 .
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