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US judge: Pablo Escobar's cocaine hippos legally 'people'

The offspring of hippos once owned by Colombian drug kingpin Pablo Escobar can be recognized as people or “interested persons” with legal rights in the U.S. following a federal court order.
1 month ago|Washington, United States

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US judge: Pablo Escobar's cocaine hippos legally 'people'

The offspring of hippos once owned by Colombian drug kingpin Pablo Escobar can be recognized as people or “interested persons” with legal rights in the U.S. following a federal court order. The case involves a lawsuit against the Colombian government over whether to kill or sterilize the hippos whose numbers are growing at a fast pace and pose a threat to biodiversity. An animal rights groups is hailing the order as a milestone victory in the …

1 month ago|Los Angeles, United States
The Guardian
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Pablo Escobar’s hippos have legal rights, US court rules

Federal court order is a legal first in the US, allowing animals to have their interests heard in court

1 month ago|London, United Kingdom
News18 India
News18 India

Pablo Escobar's Cocaine Hippos Officially Given 'Legal Rights' in the US

While animals have been granted legal rights in India, Pakistan and Argentina, courts in the U.S. have been unwilling to do so until now.

1 month ago|India
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U.S. judge: Pablo Escobar's cocaine hippos legally 'people'

The offspring of hippos once owned by Colombian drug kingpin Pablo Escobar can be recognized as people or 'interested persons' with legal rights in the U.S. following a federal court order.

1 month ago|Toronto, Canada
Independent.ie
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Offspring of Pablo Escobar’s ‘cocaine’ hippos recognised as people by US court

The offspring of hippos once owned by Colombian drug kingpin Pablo Escobar can be recognised as people or “interested persons” with legal rights in the US following a US federal court order.

1 month ago|Ireland
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US judge: Pablo Escobar's cocaine hippos legally 'people'

The offspring of hippos once owned by Colombian drug kingpin Pablo Escobar can be recognized as people or “interested persons” with legal rights in the U.S. following a federal court order.

1 month ago|United States
CBS News
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Pablo Escobar's "cocaine hippos" are legally people, U.S. judge rules

The case involves a lawsuit over whether to kill or sterilize the hippos whose numbers are growing at a fast pace and pose a threat to biodiversity.

1 month ago|New York, United States
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US judge: Pablo Escobar's cocaine hippos legally 'people'

A U.S. court order says the offspring of hippos once owned by Colombian drug kingpin Pablo Escobar can be recognized as people with legal rights in the U.S. The case involves a lawsuit against the Colombian government over whether to kill or sterilize the hippos whose numbers are growing at a fast pace

1 month ago|Washington, United States
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US judge: Pablo Escobar's cocaine hippos legally 'people' - Local News 8

By JOHN SEEWER Associated PressA U.S. court order says the offspring of hippos once owned by Colombian drug kingpin Pablo Escobar can be recognized as people with legal rights in the U.S. The case involves a lawsuit against the Colombian government over whether to kill or sterilize the hippos whose numbers are growing at a fast pace. An animal rights group is hailing the order as a milestone victory in the long sought effort to sway the U.S. jus…

1 month ago|
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Pablo Escobar’s 'cocaine hippos' can be legally recognized as people, U.S. court finds

They are descendants of animals that Escobar illegally imported to his Colombian ranch in the 1980s when he reigned over the country’s drug trade.

1 month ago|United States
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L 21%
C 72%
 
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KSAT 12
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