The John Williams NewsClick: Horse lawsuit


Volunteer Rachel Lubbinga, 17, grooms Ashlynn, a Standardbred found loose and malnourished on Ashland Avenue in Crete, Ill., at Illinois Horse Rescue of Will County in Beecher, Ill., Monday, July 23, 2012. (Michael Tercha / Chicago Tribune)

A malnourished horse in California is suing its owner for neglect. Seriously. (Humans are helping.) Should animals be able to go after owners this way?