Farm Weekly
Wednesday, November 29, 2023

Government rolls on with live sheep phase out after Emanuel Exports charges dropped

Victoria Nugent
November 20 2023 - 4:00pm
Animal rights protestors waited outside the court in Perth during a hearing that saw animal cruelty charges against Emanuel Exports dropped.
Animal rights protestors waited outside the court in Perth during a hearing that saw animal cruelty charges against Emanuel Exports dropped.

The discontinuation of a high profile case against a major exporter has not swayed the federal government in its plans to phase out the export of live sheep by sea.

Victoria Nugent

Victoria Nugent

National sheep and wool writer

National sheep and wool writer for ACM's agricultural publications. Former livestock editor for Queensland Country Life. Send your story tips to vnugent@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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