SOCO lab

See “Unlocking the Cage” – In select theathers now

http://www.unlockingthecagethefilm.com/

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

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

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

http://www.nonhumanrightsproject.org/2015/04/20/judge-recognizes-two-chimpanzees-as-legal-persons-grants-them-writ-of-habeas-corpus/

Spare Time projects – helping the NhRP gain “legal personhood” for chimpanzees

http://www.wsj.com/video/are-chimps-people-too-a-potential-legal-evolution/B9EDDFA0-90EA-4B25-81F1-B84ECD90A17B.html?mod=e2fb The Wall Street Journal

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/27/magazine/the-rights-of-man-and-beast.html?_r=0 The New York Times Magazine

Argentine court rules organutans have the right to habeas corpus!

http://www.nonhumanrightsproject.org/2014/12/22/argentine-appeals-court-rules-orangutan-has-right-to-habeas-corpus/

http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/12/21/us-argentina-orangutan-idUSKBN0JZ0Q620141221 Reuters Press