|Animal CSI: Using Veterinary Forensics to Solve Crimes Against Animals|
Thursday, May 10, 2012 6:30 pm-8:30 pm
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Veterinary forensic science is increasingly used by law enforcement and attorneys to solve and prosecute crimes involving animals. In cases ranging from animal cruelty to wildlife poaching to crimes involving human victims, veterinary forensic evidence often provides the crucial key to a successful prosecution. A panel of experts will discuss how veterinary forensics is revolutionizing animal cruelty investigations.
Moderators: JOAN LEVENSON, Committee on Animal Law; EMILY LAWSON, Committee on Animal Law
Speakers: DANA MILLER, DVM, Vice-President, Anti Cruelty Initiatives, Spartanburg Humane Society; ROBERT REISMAN, DVM, Medical Coordinator, Animal Cruelty Cases, American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals; SHERRY RAMSEY, Director of Animal Cruelty Prevention, The Humane Society of the United States
Sponsored by: Committee on Animal Law, Martha Golar, Chair
Event Location: 42 West 44th St. (bet. 5th & 6th Ave.)