Don’t count those chickens yet

Posted: March 18, 2014 at 3:40 a.m.

California was the first state to crack down on tailpipe emissions and the first to establish a comprehensive in-state greenhouse gas program. Now it is positioning itself as a national leader on animal rights—if, that is, its move to give hens more cage room survives a legal attack from other states. Unfortunately, California’s legal case isn’t as strong as its moral one.

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Editorial, Pages 14 on 03/18/2014