September 09, 2012
"A bull burned at the stake, a swarm of locusts excommunicated—animal trials were once surprisingly common."
3 years ago
There was a great
about a medieval lawyer (played by Colin Firth) who had to represent an accused pig, and someone has uploaded it to YouTube:
The Hour of the Pig
Fascinating! Thanks for this.
The kindness of beasts: Dogs rescue their friends and elephants care for injured kin – humans have no monopoly on moral behaviour