Orangutan granted ‘personhood’ settles into new Florida home

Rev. Hellh0und

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Orangutan granted ‘personhood’ settles into new Florida home


udge Elena Liberatori’s landmark ruling in 2015 declared that Sandra is legally not an animal, but a non-human person, thus entitled to some legal rights enjoyed by people, and better living conditions.

“With that ruling I wanted to tell society something new, that animals are sentient beings and that the first right they have is our obligation to respect them,” she told The Associated Press.
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Does the democrat party see a new voting block? Would be far more informed than most of them! hahahaha I kid I kid. .....




Seriously though what do you think about this "personhood" status for primates such as this orangutan?


Gotta love the misleading headlines, I was expecting a 5000 sq ft mcmansion at least!
 

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If a corporation can be a person why not an orangutan?