August 20, 2010
by Hillary Stemple
The EU General Court has issued a temporary injunction exempting Inuit hunters from Canada and Greenland from an EU ban on seal hunting that went into effect on Friday. Regulation (EC) No 1007/2009 recognizes seals as "sentient beings that can experience pain, distress, fear and other forms of ...[read more]
January 14, 2010
by Daniel Makosky
Representatives of Canada's Inuit population on Wednesday announced a lawsuit against the European Union (EU) challenging its impending ban on the sale of seal products. The suit, filed in the General Court of the Court of Justice of the EU, seeks to overturn Regulation (EC) No 1007/2009, whic... ...[read more]

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