Com v. Esbenshade (Animal Cruelty)

Christopher M. Patterson

Case Conclusion Date:June 1, 2007

Practice Area:Animal Law

Outcome:Acquittal on all counts

Description:Commercial egg producer charged with more than 30 counts of cruelty to animals. First case where criminal charges for cruelty to animals were filed for the day-to-day operations at a commercial egg producing farm in PA.