Empacadora, et al. v. Curry (Texas horse slaughter)
The HSUS filed an amicus brief asking the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit to reverse a district court's ruling that the State of Texas does not have authority to enforce a law prohibiting the sale, possession, and transfer of horsemeat. The Court recently upheld the state law.
|Court or Agency:||U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit|
|Plaintiff(s):||Empacadora De Carnes De Fresnillo, Beltex Corporation, and Dallas Crown, Inc.|
|Defendant:||Tim Curry, District Attorney of Tarrant County, Texas|
|HSUS Counsel:||Rebecca Judd, Jonathan Lovvorn|
|Outside Counsel:||Phelps Dunbar|