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UARC CELEBRATES DECISION STRIKING DOWN UTAH’S ‘AG-GAG’ LAW AS UNCONSTITUTIONAL

Utah Animal Rights Coalition (UARC) is celebrating today after the United States Federal Court for the District of Utah declared Utah’s “ag-gag” law unconstitutional. Utah’s ag-gag law made it a crime punishable by imprisonment to photograph or record abuse of animals on factory farms. In his decision, Judge Robert J. Shelby stated that this law […]

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A Monkey Tale

News story highlighting animal testing mysteriously disappears By Colby Frazier, City Weekly. Original article here.   Frik, a monkey that underwent lab testing at U of U in 2009. This is not the monkey that was euthanized. The story was made for television: A University of Utah research laboratory is performing tests on monkeys. A dose of […]

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UARC: Promoting Vegan Living and Fighting Animal Cruelty in Utah

Utah Animal Rights Coalition (UARC) is excited to launch our website, a continually expanding resource for animal issues in Utah. We are a volunteer-run 501(c)3 non-profit organization dedicated to promoting vegan living and fighting animal cruelty. Our primary focus is education and advocacy. In our first year, UARC’s goals are to: Increase transparency and provide substantive data […]

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