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Still charging for horse slaughter ban

By Lombardo David
Wednesday, May 22, 2013

Proponents of a ban on horse slaughter in New York state assembled in Albany on Wednesday.

Legislation has been introduced in the Assembly and state Senate to ban slaughter in the state and other preventive measures."

State Sen. Kathy Marchione, R-Halfmoon, a sponsor of the bill, spoke in support of the measure on Wednesday. A video of that presentation is available below.

Also at the rally were some of the bill's Assembly sponsors, including Assembly Members Deborah Glick, a Democrat, and James Tedisco, R-Glenville.

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