Estimated reading time: 0 minutes, 21 seconds

Sandra, an orangutan granted legal personhood in a 2015 ruling, has moved to Florida and will retire to the Center for Great Apes. So reports Newsweek.

Judge Elena Liberatori ruled Sandra was legally a "non-human person" and entitled to certain legal rights given to humans, including better living conditions. Sandra will be afforded a chance to meet other orangutans at her leisure, a "new freedom for her."

Read the full article from Newsweek.

Read 487 times
Rate this item
(0 votes)

Visit other PMG Sites:

click me
PMG360 is committed to protecting the privacy of the personal data we collect from our subscribers/agents/customers/exhibitors and sponsors. On May 25th, the European's GDPR policy will be enforced. Nothing is changing about your current settings or how your information is processed, however, we have made a few changes. We have updated our Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy to make it easier for you to understand what information we collect, how and why we collect it.
Ok Decline