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Brian May Launches High Court Challenge to Gloucestershire Badger Cull

November 27, 2013 Leave a comment Go to comments

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The Telegraph

Rock guitarist Brain May and his ‘Save Me’ organisation (campaigning to end the badger cull) have launched a legal challenge, at the High Court, to the Gloucestershire badger cull.

“John Cooper QC, who is representing the group, said: “From the material I have seen already, it is clear that appropriate procedures have not been taken in relation to this action, which will inevitably lead to the destruction of more wildlife if the government remains unchallenged.

“In all the circumstances and for the grounds we have set out, we assert that the decisions made by Defra, the Secretary of State and Natural England, separately and or cumulatively were unreasonable and should be immediately revoked.”

John Cooper QC

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