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Bullfighting contradicts the Convention on the Rights of the Child

2014.03.09

AUTHOR: Anna Mulà Arribas. Lawyer. Legal counsel for the Franz Weber Foundation; Member of the Board of Directors for the Commission for the Protection of Animal Rights from the Barcelona Bar Association; Professor in Master in Animal Law and Society and member of the Research Group Animals, Law and Society, both directed by Professor Teresa Giménez-Candela.

TITLE: Bullfighting contradicts the Convention on the Rights of the Child

PLACE OF PUBLICATION: dA webCenter
DATE OF PUBLICATION: March 2014.

External Link: Report by the Committee on the Rights of the Child (United Nations) of 31/1/2014
SUMMARY:

The United Nations (UN), through its Commission on the Rights of the Child, has expressly pronounced that children and adolescents younger than 18 years old should not attend bullfighting events. The author comments on the most relevant aspects of this pronouncement.

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