Animal Partisan and Animal Equality asked the Walworth County, Wisconsin District Attorney to file criminal charges against the general manager of Wilson Farm Meats for abusing a steer while forcing him into restraints for slaughter. The abuse was documented by a U.S. Department of Agriculture inspector who observed the event on March 9, 2022. The USDA temporarily suspended operations at Wilson Farm following the incident.
Advocacy Groups Seek Cruelty Charges Against Wisconsin Meat Processor
Excerpt from Animal Law Digest: US Edition: Issue 178