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Argentine Orangutan unfazed by right to freedom ruling

Discussion in 'Yahoo News: Zoos' started by RSS, 23 Dec 2014.

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    Sandra the orangutan took her newfound fame in stride after an Argentine court upheld her right to be freed from a zoo, munching a melon and putting the rind on her head for the cameras. In a world first, a court ruled that Sandra was entitled to some of the basic rights of a human being and as such was being subjected to unjust confinement at the Buenos Aires Zoo, where she has lived for the ... More...