United States v. Robert J. Stevens (Dogfighting)
Federal appeals court accepted HSUS' "friend of the court" brief in support of the United States in a constitutional defense of the Federal Depiction of Animal Cruelty statute, which prohibits the sale of dogfighting videos and other videos in which live animals are actually wounded, tortured, or killed.
|Court or Agency:||United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit|
|Defendant:||Robert J. Stevens|
|HSUS Counsel:||Ethan Eddy, Jonathan Lovvorn|
|Outside Counsel:||Latham & Watkins|