Lawsuit Aims To Stop Jewish Chicken Slaughter Ritual In BrooklynThe lawsuit filed by the Alliance to End Chickens as Kaporos claims Brooklyn's streets are being turned into slaughterhouses.
Groups Protest Use Of Chickens In Hasidic Jewish Ritual Called KaporosThe ritual called Kaporos is a ceremony practiced by some Hasidic communities prior to Yom Kippur in which a rabbi swings a live chicken over his head to transfer the sins of that community to the chicken.

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