Idaho Has to Cough Up $250K for Its Unconstitutional Ag-Gag Law
Last year, a judge ruled that an Idaho ag-gag law violated the First and 14th Amendments. Now, the state has to shell out $250,000 to pay for legal fees incurred by PETA, the Animal Legal Defense Fund, and a number of nonprofits in on the case.
North Carolina's Ag-Gag Law Might Be the Worst in the Nation
Critics of the law say it could prevent whistleblowers from reporting abuse in nursing home facilities or health and safety violations in the agricultural sector.
Big Data Is Headed to Pasture, and Farmers Want to Cash In
As Monsanto and DuPont buy into the big data game, farmers wonder if collecting all this data leaves them vulnerable to an "overall-clad Snowden."