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By Brahma Chellaney
Independent voices from the The Washington Times Communities
Topic - American Humane Association
The American Humane Association (AHA) is an organization founded in 1877 dedicated to the welfare of animals and children. - Source: Wikipedia
Several of the horses used on HBO’s canceled series “Luck” were drugged, underweight and sick during production, an animal rights worker who oversaw conditions on the show alleges in a lawsuit.
Several of the horses used on HBO's canceled series "Luck" were drugged, underweight and sick during production, an animal rights worker who oversaw conditions on the show alleges in a lawsuit.
An animal-rights advocate who oversaw working conditions on the canceled HBO series "Luck" has sued the network and the American Humane Association, claiming horses on the show were grossly mistreated.
Animal wranglers involved in the making of "The Hobbit" movie trilogy say the production company is responsible for the deaths of up to 27 animals, largely because they were kept at a farm filled with bluffs, sinkholes and other "death traps."
Jermaine Jones is apparently out on "American Idol." The 25-year-old vocal instructor from Pine Hill, N.J., tweeted Tuesday night that he no longer would be on the Fox singing contest, the Associated Press reports.
The horseracing series "Luck" was canceled by HBO after a third thoroughbred died during production of the drama starring Dustin Hoffman and Nick Nolte, the channel said Wednesday.
A horse was injured and euthanized Tuesday during production of the racetrack drama "Luck," the third death in connection with the series, and HBO agreed to suspend filming with horses while the accident is investigated.
A horse was injured and euthanized Tuesday during production of the racetrack drama "Luck," the third death in connection with the series, and a humane group that oversees Hollywood productions called for a halt to filming with the animals.
The Nielsen Co. says the Grammy Awards telecast made sweet music in the ratings, delivering its largest audience since 1984.
HBO is defending its treatment of horses used in the racetrack drama "Luck" after two of the animals died during production.
The Oscars aren't until Feb. 26, but winners of the Pawscars are already celebrating.