Chicago alderman hopes to force vote ...

Chicago alderman hopes to force vote to repeal foie gras ban

There are 1 comment on the Chicago Tribune story from May 14, 2008, titled Chicago alderman hopes to force vote to repeal foie gras ban. In it, Chicago Tribune reports that:

Aldermen opposed to Chicago's controversial restaurant ban on foie gras said they will try to force a vote Wednesday to repeal the measure, which gained the City Council widespread notoriety since its approval ...

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Willowbrook, IL

#1 May 14, 2008
Who cares if politicians like foie gras or not. This is CRUELTY to animals and that is why the ban should not be reversed! Putting a tube down a birds mouths and force feeding it for the benefit of greedy humans and chefs is disgraceful and wrong! Chicago is trying to strengthen laws on dog fighting and other animal abuse issues. How is the abuse of force feeding different from other types of abuse. ABUSE IS ABUSE. End of story.

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