Our care and treatment of animals arise from human duties, not conjuring rights for animals out of ideological zeal.
A few aspects of this catch my attention as pertinent to our concerns here.
Powerful forces want to compel doctors to violate their consciences in their professional lives.
Do not expect logic or consistency from nature-rights activists.
I know Judge Bea, who wrote this decision — and he’s no left-wing radical. So, I think the court is sending a warning.