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Senate Committee Advances Primate Pet Bill

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Federal legislation supported by a Connecticut woman blinded and disfigured by a chimpanzee attack, making it harder to keep primates as pets, has cleared a U.S. 124 more words

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Bill pushed by Connecticut chimp attack victim clears panel | New Haven Register

Bill pushed by Connecticut chimp attack victim clears panel (via New Haven Register)

By Jessica Hill (AP), July 30, 2014, HARTFORD, CT — Federal legislation supported by a Connecticut woman blinded and disfigured by a chimpanzee attack, making it harder to keep primates as pets, has cleared a U.S. Senate committee… (Read more)

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Conn. Woman Mauled By Chimp Lobbies Primate Transport Bill In D.C.

WASHINGTON (CBSNewYork) — The woman who was mauled five years ago by a pet chimpanzee in Stamford, Conn. headed to Washington D.C. Thursday to lobby support for a bill that would curb the transport of the primates. 288 more words

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VIDEO: Chimp Attack Victim Pushing Primate Pet Ban

Charla Nash was attacked by a 200-pound chimpanzee in 2009. She’s working to put pressure on Congress to add primates to the list of banned pets. 38 more words

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Chimp Attack Victim Seeks Primate Sale Rules | CBS Connecticut

Chimp Attack Victim Seeks Primate Sale Rules (via CBS Connecticut)

By Susan Haigh (AP), July 8, 2014, HARTFORD, CT — A woman disfigured by a chimpanzee attack in Connecticut is visiting Washington this week to urge the passage of new federal restrictions on the sale of primates as pets… (Read more)

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Chimp Attack Victim Seeks Primate Sale Rules

SUSAN HAIGH
Associated Press

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A woman disfigured by a chimpanzee attack in Connecticut is visiting Washington this week to urge the passage of new federal restrictions on the sale of primates as pets. 115 more words

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Chimp attack victim seeks primate sale rules

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A woman disfigured by a chimpanzee attack in Connecticut is visiting Washington this week to urge the passage of new federal restrictions on the sale of primates as pets. 115 more words

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