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United States

21 March 2007

The Hill (Washington, DC)

House leaders pulled a popular bill that seeks to curb animal fights after the National Rifle Association (NRA) objected to how the bill was brought to the floor. The bill, which has 303 cosponsors, would make it a felony to knowingly sponsor or exhibit animals for the purpose of a fight if the animals were transported across state lines. Doing so is currently against the law, but it is only a misdemeanor violation. Under the bill, violators would face fines or up to... (

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