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Orangutan in Argentina zoo recognised by court as 'non-human person' - The Guardian

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    <table border="0" cellpadding="2" cellspacing="7" style="vertical-align:top;"><tr><td width="80" align="center" valign="top"><font style="font-size:85%;font-family:arial,sans-serif"><a href="http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=au&usg=AFQjCNFT1q20Ptin5u0rItlrCMLHT0ZI7g&clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&cid=52778689965992&ei=6I2XVKCcAZff4QKrr4KIDQ&url=http://www.theguardian.com/world/2014/dec/21/orangutan-argentina-zoo-recognised-court-non-human-person"><img src="//t2.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcSP9hsGs0bO8jV5VwS1mx54aDjWY68XfESVGYk9bj3B9qbwXQAlY8fg9wK3jj0TlhvdpHWNv-o" alt="" border="1" width="80" height="80"><br><font size="-2">The Guardian</font></a></font></td><td valign="top" class="j"><font style="font-size:85%;font-family:arial,sans-serif"><br><div style="padding-top:0.8em;"><img alt="" height="1" width="1"></div><div class="lh"><a href="http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=au&usg=AFQjCNFT1q20Ptin5u0rItlrCMLHT0ZI7g&clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&cid=52778689965992&ei=6I2XVKCcAZff4QKrr4KIDQ&url=http://www.theguardian.com/world/2014/dec/21/orangutan-argentina-zoo-recognised-court-non-human-person"><b>Orangutan in Argentina <b>zoo</b> recognised by court as 'non-human person'</b></a><br><font size="-1"><b><font color="#6f6f6f">The Guardian</font></b></font><br><font size="-1">Animal rights campaigners filed a habeas corpus petition â?? a document more typically used to challenge the legality of a person's detention or imprisonment â?? in November on behalf of Sandra, a 29-year-old Sumatran orangutan at the Buenos Aires <b>zoo</b>.</font><br><font size="-1"><a href="http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=au&usg=AFQjCNFbYtMg4IJ3vTJqAg1iBGRJkEDH1w&clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&cid=52778689965992&ei=6I2XVKCcAZff4QKrr4KIDQ&url=http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/12/21/orangutan-argentina_n_6363582.html">Court Rules Orangutan Held In Argentina <b>Zoo</b> Is 'Non-Human Person' And Can <b>...</b></a><font size="-1" color="#6f6f6f"><nobr>Huffington Post</nobr></font></font><br><font size="-1"><a href="http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=au&usg=AFQjCNGICh1FKbbMqtHteBnoOK3VD04oAw&clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&cid=52778689965992&ei=6I2XVKCcAZff4QKrr4KIDQ&url=http://news.asiaone.com/news/world/orangutan-argentina-zoo-granted-right-freedom">Orangutan in Argentina <b>zoo</b> granted right to freedom</a><font size="-1" color="#6f6f6f"><nobr>AsiaOne</nobr></font></font><br><font size="-1"><a href="http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=au&usg=AFQjCNER-Namh6b057jxAThtsias7EWOBg&clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&cid=52778689965992&ei=6I2XVKCcAZff4QKrr4KIDQ&url=http://www.bbc.com/news/world-latin-america-30571577">Court in Argentina grants basic rights to orangutan</a><font size="-1" color="#6f6f6f"><nobr>BBC News</nobr></font></font><br><font size="-1" class="p"></font><br><font class="p" size="-1"><a class="p" href="http://news.google.com.au/news/more?ncl=dQPK_cJ5gGb143M1RG856Jkz-YE9M&authuser=0&ned=au"><nobr><b>all 29 news articles&nbsp;&raquo;</b></nobr></a></font></div></font></td></tr></table> More...