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New York judge asked to rule on whether chimps are 'persons' video
Animal rights activists are arguing that a chimp can be a 'person'. The two chimps in question are being used as research subjects at a state university in New York. The activists hope a judge will rule the chimps be freed, allowing them to be taken to an animal sanctuary in Florida. An attorney for the state argues that the chimps, named Leo and Hercules, are not human Continue reading...