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To: Jeremy Corbyn - Leader Of The Opposition

Campaign to Strengthen the Hunting Act

Campaign to Strengthen the Hunting Act

Strengthen the Hunting Act

Why is this important?

The Hunting Act is in urgent need of strengthening, to enable the authorities to clamp down on illegal hunting.

At present, hunts can escape prosecution – and nearly always do - by cynically claiming their pursuit and killing of a hunted animal was “unintentional”. This nonsense is enabling hunts to carry on as if there were no ban at all.

Over 80% of the British public support the ban, but hunters appear to believe they are above the law. 50,000 hunters signed a Declaration before the ban came into force stating they would defy it, and continue to hunt as before, thus displaying their total contempt for democracy.

REIN IN THE HUNTERS – STRENGTHEN THE HUNTING ACT


Reasons for signing

  • There is no place in society for animal abuse, and cruelty, there will never be a reason to justify how these beautiful animals are killed, the fact that they are also breeding these animals just so they can then hunt them is sickening beyond belief and I firmly believe that committing such acts needs to be made criminal with jail term and the Law needs to ensure this is enforced on each and every iindividual case.
  • Please sign to protect these beautiful animals
  • The law needs to be better as it’s just being ignored.

Updates

2018-04-10 20:00:29 +0100

20,000 signatures reached

2017-04-09 17:13:33 +0100

10,000 signatures reached

2015-05-20 16:08:25 +0100

5,000 signatures reached

2014-09-24 13:58:36 +0100

1,000 signatures reached

2014-09-12 09:41:32 +0100

500 signatures reached

2014-09-10 18:36:31 +0100

100 signatures reached

2014-09-10 14:54:30 +0100

50 signatures reached

2014-09-10 13:58:44 +0100

25 signatures reached

2014-09-10 13:14:39 +0100

10 signatures reached