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Whistleblowers' Graphic Reports of Recent Animal Injuries, Deaths on More Than a Dozen TV and Film Sets to Be Unveiled at News Conference
Angeles -- At a news conference on Thursday, PETA, along with
legendary The Price Is Right host Bob Barker and The Simpsons co-creator
Sam Simon, will call on the American Humane Association (AHA) to launch
an immediate investigation of more than a dozen claims by whistleblowers that
the AHA's failure to adequately oversee several recent and current film and TV
productions has led to animal injuries and deaths. The group is calling for a
monitoring system overhaul and will present recommendations for how the AHA can
make immediate changes that address allegations, including AHA management's
alleged complicity in filming potentially dangerous sequences and a pervasive
culture at AHA in which "relationship-building" with producers and
directors has become more important than effective oversight.
When: Thursday, September 13, 11 a.m.
Where: The Bob Barker Building, 2154 W. Sunset Blvd., Los Angeles
reported today in the Los Angeles
some of the projects coming under fire for questionable treatment of animals
are currently in production, including The Killing Season, Killing
Lincoln, The Lone Ranger, and The Hobbit. PETA received the
complaints after it released leaked information about the deaths of horses on
the set of HBO's Luck.
can't rely on the assurance that 'no animals were harmed' if the very people
standing on film sets to safeguard animals are the ones placing animals at
risk," says PETA Senior Vice President Kathy Guillermo. "The reports
of complicity and complacency that PETA has received suggest a broken system
that must be fixed immediately, before one more animal is injured or
list of specific allegations made by whistleblowers to PETA follows. For further information, please visit PETA.org.
by Whistleblowers to PETA
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