19 Jul '11, 10pm

Michael Vick Asks Congress To Stop Animal Fight Spectators | Care2 Causes

Michael Vick Asks Congress To Stop Animal Fight Spectators | Care2 Causes

Michael Vick continued his anti-dogfighting message by addressing Congress this week, urging lawmakers to support H.R. 2492 which would increase penalties for people who knowingly attend animal fights and bring children to such events. The bipartisan bill called the Animal Fighting Spectator Prohibition Act was introduced by Reps. Tom Marino, R-Pa., Betty Sutton, D-Ohio and Jim Moran, D-Va. Michael Vick and Wayne Pacelle, CEO of the Humane Society of the United States spoke before Congress and held a Capitol Hill press conference. Vick spent 21 months in prison for his role in an illegal dogfighting ring in 2007. Since his release, the NFL football player has been speaking against animal fighting to kids at churches and schools. “Too many kids get involved in dogfighting, and it’s time to break this cycle. Animal fighting is a dead-end road for the young men, and there’s n...

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