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Supreme Court clears way for state foie gras ban to take effect

Original post made on Jan 9, 2019

After a seven-year legal battle, the U.S. Supreme Court declined on Monday to review a ruling on California's ban on foie gras.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Tuesday, January 8, 2019, 10:34 AM

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Posted by Locavore
a resident of Barron Park
on Jan 9, 2019 at 10:29 am

I'd be willing to reconsider if we could force feed Thomas Keller, a leading protester of the ban, until his liver is severely enlarged and then get his view if he felt it was at all unpleasant. In the meantime, let's treat all animals, including those we rely on for sustenance, with great respect and care.


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Posted by Judith Wasserman
a resident of Leland Manor/Garland Drive
on Jan 9, 2019 at 10:40 am

Judith Wasserman is a registered user.

Not to mention each other humans, while we're at it.


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Posted by Boycott the French Laundry
a resident of College Terrace
on Jan 9, 2019 at 12:45 pm

> I'd be willing to reconsider if we could force feed Thomas Keller, a leading protester of the ban, until his liver is severely enlarged and then get his view if he felt it was at all unpleasant.

Another alternative...boycott The French Laundry.


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Posted by HUTCH 7.62
a resident of Portola Valley
on Jan 10, 2019 at 1:31 pm

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Posted by Stereotyping Fool
a resident of Adobe-Meadow
on Jan 10, 2019 at 1:37 pm

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