Judge Overturns Utah's 'Ag-Gag' Ban on Undercover Filming at Farms
By the C|C Whistleblower Lawyer Team
Last Friday, U.S. District Judge Robert Shelby struck down Utah's 2012 "ag-gag" law as unconstitutional for violating the First Amendment's free-speech protections. "Ag-gag
" describes a number of state-level bills and laws that punish and suppress whistleblowers who expose abusive conditions on factory farms. At least sixteen states, including Kansas, Montana, North Dakota, Iowa...