Day: July 12, 2022

  • Elephant Habeas: San Francisco Judge Sends Case To Fresno

    Well that didn’t take long! As predicted, a San Francisco judge has rejected an effort by the Nonhuman Rights Project, a group with no apparent connection with San Francisco, to seek habeas corpus for three elephants, who also have no apparent connection with San Francisco. The case will (barring an appeal, which I’m sorry to […]

  • Elephant Habeas: Steven Wise Shops for a Forum

    Elephant Habeas: Steven Wise Shops for a Forum

    What stereotypes come to mind when you think of San Francisco? It’s full of hippies! It has open-air drug markets! It is the home of Star Fleet Academy! Steven Wise and the Nonhuman Rights Project may have had such stereotypes in mind when they filed their latest petition for a writ of habeas corpus for […]