In late April, a US judge granted lawyers acting for two chimpanzees used in research at Stony Brook University, Hercules and Leo, a hearing about their unlawful imprisonment. The case will test legal personhood for the animals. But in Australia, non-human primates may be about to see their circumstances change for the worse because of ...
Australia failing to protect non-human primates in research
By Monika Merkes
8 May 2015