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Editorial: Don’t ban pit bulls; punish owners

This opinion is on behalf of the editorial board: Publisher Margaret Buchanan, Editor Carolyn Washburn, and writers Cindi Andrews, Krista Ramsey and Julie Zimmerman.

The injuries 6-year-old Zainabou Drame received in a pit-bull attack last month are heartrending and unacceptable. 668 more words

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Last pit bull removed from Holton | Kansas First News

Holton’s last pit bull has been removed from the city after it bit someone.

The pit bull was allowed to stay in Holton despite a ban. 70 more words

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Fort Thomas council continues debate on lifting pit bull ban

Begging has become the norm at council meetings since April as an organized group of residents fights to overturn the city’s ban on pit bull dogs. 345 more words

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Jackson woman who saved pit bull faces charges in Clinton

A woman in Jackson is facing a charge of harboring a vicious animal in Clinton after rescuing a pit bull named Penny.

Leah Thomson will go to court on August 13 on one charge of harboring a vicious animal. 212 more words

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Yakima City Council Names Penalties For Pit Bull Ban Violators - KULR-8 Television, Billings, MT

The City of Yakima cleared up some serious confusion about their pit bull ordinance during their meeting Tuesday night.

The original ordinance banned pit bulls with the only exception being if they are labeled service animals. 141 more words

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Fort Thomas council safety committee plans second pit bull ban meeting

City council’s safety committee will meet for a second time to discuss the idea of repealing the ban on pit bull dogs.

The committee will meet in council chambers in the city building, 130 N. 54 more words

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Pit Bull Ban Won't Be Put To Popular Vote Any Time Soon | Miami New Times

The current countywide ban on pit bulls seems safe from renewed scrutiny from Miami-Dade voters in the coming years. After an attempt to repeal the ban failed by a 63 percent to 37 percent margin in 2012, keeping the decades-old ban in place, activists say they’ve all but given up hope in changing the legislation. 76 more words

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