Barbara Jaffe

Chimp

Judge Dismisses Lawsuit Seeking Personhood For 2 Chimps At Stony Brook University

Though she dismissed the case, Judge Jaffe said efforts to extend legal rights to chimpanzees are understandable; someday they may even succeed.

07/30/2015

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Fired NYC Teacher Now Faces 2 Year Suspension

A New York City teacher who had been fired for ranting about her students on Facebook will instead be suspended for two years without pay.

07/11/2012