• T.J. Burnham

    Colorado Judge Upholding Animal Abuse Decision Deserves Pat on Back

    Western Ag Vignettes

     by T.J. Burnham
     on September 18, 2012

    We’ve followed the case of livestock abuse in Colorado for some time, continuing to mention in our editorials in Western Farmer-Stockman that we support punishment when it is deserved. While we held our breath when the Logan County District Court against Gilbert Dean Schuman came up for appeal, we can now exhale with a smile. The Colorado Court of Appeals judge reaffirmed the sentence that Schuman could not own, manage, tend or possess cattle. Call me a cow hugger, but I simply cannot…

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