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Animals In Print
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From 3 November 2000 Issue:

AR VOTING GUIDE


STATE ANIMAL PROTECTION MEASURES:

If you live in these states, please vote For (or against) the following measures involving animal protection.  If you have friends and /or family in these states, encourage them to do likewise! Do all you can to make people aware of these ballot initiatives and pass this list along.

ALASKA:
Measure 1 - VOTE NO - would bar all citizen ballot initiatives relating to the protection of wildlife.
Measure 6 - VOTE YES  - would retain the prohibition of same-day airborne ("land-and-shoot") hunting of wolves, which Alaska voters banned in 1996.

ARIZONA:
Proposition 102 - VOTE NO - would require a two-thirds supermajority to approve any ballot initiative relating to the protection of wildlife. For campaign information, see www.no102.com

MASSACHUSETTS:
Question 3 - VOTE YES - would prohibit dog racing and meetings at which betting or wagering on dog racing occurs. For campaign information, see  www.grey2k.org

MONTANA:
Initiative 143 - VOTE YES - would impose a moratorium on new game farm licenses and would ban “canned hunts.” For campaign information, see www.macow.org

NORTH DAKOTA:
Question 1 - VOTE NO - would create a new section of the North Dakota Constitution relating to the right to hunt, trap, and fish.

OREGON:
Measure 97 - VOTE YES - would ban the use of steel-jawed leghold traps & other body-gripping traps for recreation and commerce in fur, and would ban the use of Compound 1080 (sodium fluoroacetate) and sodium cyanide. For campaign information, see www.bancrueltraps.org .

VIRGINIA:
Question 2 - VOTE NO - would amend the Virginia Constitution to establish "a right to hunt, fish, and harvest game."

WASHINGTON:
Initiative 713 -VOTE YES - would ban the use of steel-jawed leghold traps and other body-gripping traps for recreation & commerce in fur, and to ban the use of Compound 1080 (sodium fluoroacetate) and sodium cyanide.  For campaign information, see www.bancrueltraps.org .

For the text and background information on any of these ballot initiatives, see: www.ballotwatch.org .  For more info on any of the following ballot initiatives, see:
Initiatives 2000
www.hsus.org/programs/government/2000_ballot042700.html
If you want to get in touch with any of the campaign offices, please e-mail:
hsus.org

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