Cockfighting is Legal in Puerto Rico … Sort Of

Though this is a bit late, there was some good news out of Puerto Rico late last year. Last year, a ban on cockfighting was approved by Congress and the entire cockfighting industry in Puerto Rico was on the verge of closing down resulting in throwing hundreds of people out of work The cockfighting ban … Continue reading Cockfighting is Legal in Puerto Rico … Sort Of

Puerto Ricans Furious Over Cockfighting Ban

Tucked away in the recently passed U.S. Farm Bill is a ban on cockfighting that was signed into law last week and will affect all U.S. territories like Puerto Rico and Guam. According to NPR, the Farm Bill passed last Wednesday, and the cockfighting ban has long been sought by animal rights groups such as … Continue reading Puerto Ricans Furious Over Cockfighting Ban