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dreamsdeferred

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Animal Law???
« on: April 04, 2006, 12:03:52 AM »
Does anyone know which law schools in the U.S. have the best Animal Law programs?

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Re: Animal Law???
« Reply #1 on: April 04, 2006, 12:12:26 AM »
Check out Lewis & Clark, Michigan State, and George Washington (unless it's George Mason I am thinking of).  I think that Penn just started an animal law journal.  Check out http://www.aldf.org/students.asp?sect=resources for a list of schools that have SALDF chapters as well as for those that have animal law classes.  Note:  From what I understand, animal law is an emerging field and there is always the opportunity to start a chapter of the SALDF at a school that doesn't have one or to push for animal law classes.
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Re: Animal Law???
« Reply #2 on: April 04, 2006, 12:49:38 AM »
Michigan State has a great animal law program.

http://www.animallaw.info/

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Re: Animal Law???
« Reply #3 on: April 04, 2006, 01:03:02 AM »
I am pretty sure that Georgetown has an active animal law student group. I don't know if there's one best school (maybe there is) but there are definitely schools that have one or more courses in animal law. And Lewis & Clark has (I believe) the country's only Animal Law Review.

On a related note, this gal has an animal law pratice in Chicago:

http://www.animallawonline.net/id2.html

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Re: Animal Law???
« Reply #4 on: April 04, 2006, 01:26:15 PM »
If you're planning to focus on Animal Law, it's very important to get some grounding in animal politics BEFORE you start law school.  I would definitely recommend "Animal Farm" by George Orwell.  Good luck!!!!!!!!!!

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Re: Animal Law???
« Reply #5 on: April 04, 2006, 01:29:11 PM »
funny - animal law was my first ever LSD post - and i got cracked on  :D

L&C has awesome program for Animal law...

Bob Barker donated millions to many top schools including Duke for Animal law classes/programs. 

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