The Animal Legal Defense Fund has filed suit against Foster Poultry Farms, alleging that the company is using 3-4 million gallons of drinking water every day from a drought-hit region of California for use in its cruel “electric immobilization” practice. ALDF argues that this use is in violation of Section 2 of the California Constitution and prevents water from being put to its maximum beneficial use.

[To accompany Federal Case Law Update "ALDF Challenges Water Usage at Poultry Slaughterhouse" from Brooks Animal Law Digest Issue No. 48.]  

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