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Louisville Kennel Club, Inc., et al. v. Louisville/Jefferson County Metro Government (Local Animal Ordinance)


The HSUS filed an amicus brief asking the court to uphold the municipal government's authority to provide critical public safety protections for its citizens, prohibit and punish acts of cruelty to animals, and prevent pet animal overpopulation in the city of Louisville.


 

Court or Agency: United States District Court for the Western District of Kentucky
Plaintiff(s): Louisville Kennel Club, League of Kentucky Sportsmen, Kentucky Houndsmen's Association, Greater Louisville Training Club, and individual kennels and catteries
Defendant: Louisville/Jefferson County Metro Government
HSUS Counsel: Ralph Henry
Outside Counsel: Frost Brown Todd
Status: In Briefing