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See “Unlocking the Cage” – In select theathers now

Lawyer Steven Wise and the Nonhuman Rights Project file lawsuits to give animals such as chimpanzees, whales, dolphins and elephants limited personhood rights.

Original release date: January 1, 2016
Genre: Documentary
Director: D. A. Pennebaker, Chris Hegedus


NY Judges grants court to show cause and writ of habeas corpus on behalf of two chimpanzees.

Spare Time projects – helping the NhRP gain “legal personhood” for chimpanzees The Wall Street Journal The New York Times Magazine

Argentine court rules organutans have the right to habeas corpus! Reuters Press