Judge Rules Dog Burning Suspects Will Be Tried Together
Originally posted on CBS Dallas / Fort Worth:
[worldnow id=8086194 width=420 height=278 type=video]
DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – It was one of the worst cases of animal cruelty known to have happened in North Texas. This past April, a 4-month old puppy was set on fire and left to die. Today the four suspects in the animal torture case were back before a judge.
Adrian Ayers, Darius Carey, Darius Ewing and Richard Valentine are the men accused of dousing a dog, later named “Justice”, with lighter fluid and setting the animal of fire.
Veterinarians with the animals advocate group DFW Rescue Me tried to keep the puppy alive. The group gave the male puppy the name Justice in memory of another dog that was set on fire in the Pleasant Grove area three years before.
The brindle-and-white colored dog suffered both second-degree and third-degree burns to 60-percent of his body — mostly on the legs, back and face. Initially Justice…
View original 308 more words
- Major worldwide companies failing to address water scarcity October 18, 2012The majority of the world's largest companies lack a long-term water strategy, according to a report from the professional services company KPMG.
- Water bills could quadruple for Irish businesses October 17, 2012The price of water would quadruple in Ireland if European trends are applied, according to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), and it is therefore crucial that businesses tackle water efficiency.
- Sustainable businesses need 'transparent dialogue with stakeholders' October 12, 2012Feedback and the views from stakeholders must be accounted for when businesses develop their sustainability strategies, says Asia Pulp & Paper's (APP) sustainability manager.
- Audi powers up with biofuels from wastewater October 10, 2012Audi is pioneering the development of eco-fuels from wastewater which will offer sustainable alternatives to petrol and diesel.
- PUMA costs out environmental 'calories' of its products October 9, 2012PUMA has scaled up its environmental profit and loss (EP&L) reporting to a product level, effectively putting a carbon 'price tag' on the shoes and clothing it produces.
- Robotic recycling firm set for high powered growth September 27, 2012ZenRobotics has secured €13m in investment funding to grow and commercialise its robotic waste recycling system, following the sale of its first ZenRobotics Recycler in a deal worth €1m.
- Jackfruit heralded as 'miracle' food crop April 23, 2014Researchers say the large, smelly fruit grown could be a replacement for staple crops under threat from climate change Climate change 'already affecting food supply' UN Teff poised to become next big super grain Continue reading...Suzanne Goldenberg, US environment correspondent
- Scientists solve mystery of Southern Ocean 'quacking' sound April 23, 2014Noise heard in the Southern Ocean has been attributed to the underwater chatter of the Antarctic minke whale Continue reading...Taku Dzimwasha
- Eight major UK renewable energy projects receive government backing April 23, 2014Five offshore windfarms and three biomass projects will provide millions of homes with clean power Ed Davey: Britains renewable energy investment boom is a story rarely told Continue reading...Adam Vaughan
- Snowdonia hydro-turbine marks major National Trust green energy project April 23, 2014Power from at Hafod y Llan in Snowdonia will be sold via the grid to a green energy firm and the money invested in conservation Continue reading...Jessica Aldred
- Climate change is the fight of our lives yet we can hardly bear to look at it April 23, 2014We're products of an industrial project, a project linked to fossil fuels. But humans have changed before and can change again Continue reading...Naomi Klein
- Garden plants gone wild April 23, 2014Wolsingham, Weardale: In spring, the most assertive garden escapers are daffodils, dotted among the butterbur and ground elder Continue reading...Phil Gates
- Dance For The Climate November 11, 2009In August 2009 over 10.000 people danced for the climate on the Ostend Beach in Belgium. By joining this global movement and adding your own dance video to this site, you make your own statement that we have to act now on climate change. read more
- News teaser September 29, 2009Contact the Friends of the Earth Scotland media office:During working hours:0131 243 2719Out of hours:0131 243 2715 Go to the blog Share buttons: No buttons
- Our Successes August 11, 2009Our campaigns get noticed and without us Scotland would not have many of the environmental successes we have today. Share buttons: No buttons read more
- Our Purpose August 11, 2009We are the leading organisation in Scotland that is working for environmental justice, campaigning for the planet and its people. Share buttons: No buttons read more
- About Us August 11, 2009We are a campaigning organisation that appeals to all walks of life with a shared vision of a better place to live. Share buttons: No buttons read more
- Bristol Anarchist Bookfair - 26th AprilIdeas will ignite change - Spark it up time! The Bristol Anarchist Bookfair returns for it's 6th bash-back on Saturday 26 April, with enough ideas, debates and books to spark a conflagration. So come on down and add your fuel to the fire.
- UG#680 - Unlawful Killing (Secrets of the UK and US Establishments)Our title piece is an adaptation of the banned film, Unlawful Killing, about what the jury decided was the "unlawful killing" of Lady Diana Spencer, who wrote in letter that her husband was planning a car "accident" for her. A legal document to the same effect was hidden for years by the UK's top police officer, who, far from being d […]
- Manchester students turn used car parts into money for charityManchester Metropolitan University art students have turned used car parts into original pieces of art to raise money for 6 local charities.
- Manchester students turn used car parts into money for charityManchester Metropolitan University art students have turned used car parts into original pieces of art that are being auctioned online to raise money for 6 local charities.
- Solidarity with AR Prisoner Debbie Vincent!'If you don't fight, you've already lost': Animal rights activist facing six years in jail remains defiant April 17, 2014
- Badger Cull Announcement March 8, 1914Today, the government has announced that there will be no rollout of the badger cull, but that it will continue in Somerset and Gloucestershire. Defra Minister, Owen Paterson, said that – when culling is ‘perfected’ – he will al...
- Grand National is more than five times as lethal as other jumps races March 9, 1915Animal Aid remains seriously concerned about the horses entered into Saturday’s Grand National at Aintree. While there were no fatalities during the big race at last year’s event, three horses have died in the last five races staged on the ...
- The 2014 Grand National March 8, 1916‘Thankfully, there were no horse fatalities in this year’s Grand National but the race was a stomach-churning, chaotic event, with just 18 of the 39 who took part able to complete the course. Eight horses fell and seven were pulled up becau...
- Panda Prison March 7, 1917The big unrequited ‘love story’ of the spring was that of Edinburgh zoo’s giant pandas, Tian Tian and her fellow captive Yang Guang. Female pandas are biologically receptive for just 36 hours a year and, as that ‘window’ a...
- Government figures on effective stunning in UK slaughterhouses attacked as 'wildly inaccurate' March 8, 1918The government has grossly underplayed animal suffering by issuing new figures stating that animals in British slaughterhouses are correctly stunned in more than 99 per cent of cases. This statistic comes from the number of mis-stuns witnessed and repo...
- Gays Use Their Bodies 'In Ways They're Not Supposed To,' According To Scott Lively huffingtonpost.com/2014/04/11/sco… 1 week ago
- RT @AmyRoseKathryn: Celebrate National Dolphin Day With A Look At These Unique Dolphin Species m.huffpost.com/us/entry/51469… http://t.co/1PG4cAelEA 1 week ago
- RT @ashleyortwine: If you haven't watched Blackfish, please do. It'll give you a new perspective on sea world. 1 week ago
- Whole Natural Dark Chia Seeds (1kg) @Amazon amazon.co.uk/dp/B00EQCWORA 1 week ago
- Call to review pet rabbit protection bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotla… 1 week ago
- EU 'must lead' climate change fight bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politi… 1 week ago
- Sheepwrecked – Environmentalists v Farmers wp.me/pPEwS-2ec 1 week ago
- I liked a @YouTube video youtu.be/TiIxdaajYYs?a Magic Bullet or NutriBullet Which One Should I Buy 1 week ago
Please answer poll
Site Posts Calendar
Oxford Indymedia Events
- against EU austerity April 29, 2014 at 6:00 pm Ruskin College
- May Day march & rally May 3, 2014 at 10:30 am meet at Manzil Way
Climate Change Events
- Wave Interaction - 2014 April 23, 2014 – April 27, 2014 Linz, Austria
- Operational Techniques in Volcanic Hazard Assessment April 24, 2014 – April 26, 2014 Vienna, Austria
- EGU General Assembly 2014 April 27, 2014 – May 3, 2014 Vienna, Austria
- JpGU Meeting 2014 April 28, 2014 – May 3, 2014 Yokohama, Japan
- 2014 Geomorphic Change Detection (GCD) Workshop April 29, 2014 – May 2, 2014 Logan, Utah, USA
- Social Investment Performance April 29, 2014 at 8:30 am – 10:30 am , Webinar Online, United Kingdom
- International Oil Spill Conference 2014 May 4, 2014 at 11:00 pm – May 7, 2014 at 11:00 pm Savannah International Trade & Convention Center, Savannah, Georgia, United n States
- Sustainability Exchange 2014: Transformation through Collaboration May 21, 2014 at 8:00 am – May 22, 2014 at 4:00 pm , Washington D.C., United States
- SPE Applying the Best Technologies in Extremely Sensitive Environments n Workshop May 27, 2014 at 8:00 am – May 29, 2014 at 4:00 pm , , Ecuador
- SPE Africa HSE Conference and Exhibition June 10, 2014 at 8:00 am – June 12, 2014 at 4:00 pm Safari Park Hotel, Nairobi, Kenya
- 21st World Petroleum Congress June 15, 2014 at 8:00 am – June 19, 2014 at 4:00 pm , Moscow, Russia