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Killer Whales Are Not People.

February 9, 2012

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We've been <a href="http://www.wcmlaw.com/blog/Default.aspx?g=posts&amp;t=521">following </a>the killer whales-as-people controversy.  The federal court has now <a href="http://www.washingtonpost.com/national/judge-dismisses-case-seeking-slavery-protection-for-orcas-in-lawsuit-against-seaworld/2012/02/08/gIQAvanqzQ_story.html">weighed in</a>.  Killer whales are not people.  So, they don't get the benefit of the 13th Amendment's prohibition against slavery.  Sorry, Shamu.
For more information about this post, please contact Bob Cosgrove at rcosgrove@wcmlaw.com.
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