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Ten convictions for dog fighting

Title
Ten convictions for dog fighting
Genre
News report; Interview
TX Date
Jul 1985
Year of production
1985
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Duration
00:04:40
Description
Report on the conviction and sentencing of ten people for organising a dog fighting ring after a tip off and raid in Potter’s Bar, Hertfordshire; some were sent to jail. Speakers are protesters and dog outside court; RSPCA Chief Superintendent Frank Milner; veterinary surgeon Jane Macivski(?); and Enfield animal rights campaigner Sally Williams. Male reporter not identified.
Contributors
Sally Williams; Frank Milner; Jane Macivski(?)
Keywords
Animal rights; Penal sanctions; Animal welfare; Imprisonment; Trials; Conviction; Blood sports; RSPCA; Dogs; Sentencing; Penalties (fines); Hertfordshire; Potter’s Bar

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