Subject:

Cockfighting

  • Calendar

    August 21, 2014
  • Film

    April 10, 2014
  • Blogs

    March 25, 2014

    Dallas Euthanized 77 Roosters Seized From a Pleasant Grove Cockfighting Ring

    Just yesterday, Johnson County officials were boasting of breaking up a cockfight outside Alvarado. It was, by most measures, a respectable bust, with 17 people involved and 97 birds seized. But Johnson County? Johnson County's got nothing on Pleasant Grove. This morning, as if to one-up their rura ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 26, 2012

    Police Busted a Huge Cockfighting Ring Over the Weekend in West Oak Cliff

    Late Saturday night, Dallas police descended on North Counts Boulevard in an isolated part of West Oak Cliff after neighbors called to complain of crowds, noise, and what turned out to be an enormous cockfighting operation. According to police, officers found some 200 live roosters, many equipped w ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 20, 2007

    One Less Cock to Fight

    Late last week, New Mexico Governor Bill Richardson signed a bill to outlaw cockfighting in his state, ending a decades-long struggle by animal rights activists to ban the bloodsport from the state. Now only one state remains where cockfighting is legal -- Louisiana -- and senators there are already ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 28, 2007

    Walk It Like You Cock It...Or Something?

    Well, The New York Times is at it again, totally ripping the paper version of Unfair Park off for story ideas. Nearly a month to the day after our groundbreaking report on cockfighting, The Times trots out this little half-assed piece of journalism: "Richardson Is Running on a Resume Both Local and ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 19, 2007

    Chickening Out

    Where's Super Chicken when his feathered brothers need him? A bill that will make it a federal felony to transport game fowl (i.e. fighting roosters) across state lines already has more than 200 co-sponsors in the House and was recently introduced in the Senate by Maria Cantwell (D-Washington). If t ... More >>

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