19 May '12, 5pm

Pit Bulls Declared "Inherently Dangerous" in Maryland | Care2 Causes

Pit Bulls Declared "Inherently Dangerous" in Maryland | Care2 Causes

A recent ruling by the Maryland Court of Appeals has declared pit bulls and pit mixes inherently dangerous and has left animal advocates and pit bull supporters worried about the future ramifications of the decision for pit bulls and their owners. The ruling came as a result of an attack on 10-year-old Dominic Solesky in 2007, whose family sued the dog owners landlord, Dorothy M. Tracey in Tracey v. Solesky . The Circuit court threw the case out with the opinion that there was no evidence to prove Tracey had been negligent, but the Court of Appeals overturned the decision. Judge Clayton Greene Jr., disagreed with the ruling and wrote that “There is no evidence to support the proposition that pit bulls or pit bull mixed-breeds are inherently dangerous” in a dissenting opinion, adding that “It appears that the media has demonized pit bulls as gruesome fighting dogs and has n...

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