|Legal Brief Filed In Support of Country of Origin Labeling Laws|
Common Dreams - 4/22/2014. Washington: The Center for Food Safety (CFS) and the Animal Legal Defense Fund (ALDF) have filed an amicus curiae (“friend of the court”) brief with the District of Columbia Court of Appeals in support of the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)’s Country of Origin Labeling (COOL) rule.
|Earth Day's Hot and Getting Hotter|
OnEarth - 4/22/2014. By Melissa Mahony - Since the first Earth Day 44 years ago, average temperatures have been rising across the globe – and they're going up even faster in the continental United States, according to records from the National Climatic Data Center.
|With young lobsters in decline, concern for Maine fishery rises|
Portland Press Herald - 4/22/2014. By Patrick White, AP - Yarmouth: The number of baby lobsters settling off the rocky coast of Maine continues to steadily decline – possibly foreshadowing an end to the recent record catches that have boosted New England’s lobster fishery, scientists say.