New York Bill Targets Undercover Investigators, as Two Other 'Ag-Gag' Proposals Fail
A bill introduced in New York would criminalize undercover investigators who expose animal cruelty at factory farms and animal experimentation labs. The proposal is similar to other 'Ag-Gag' legislation recently introduced in other states.
The bills targeting undercover investigators in Iowa, Florida, and Minnesota have been met with such public outrage that two of them have (Florida and Minnesota) have already failed. The remaining bill in Iowa has faced bipartisan opposition, including national Republican political pundit Mary Matalin.