All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Chicken Boxing’

Chicken Boxing Defended By Louisiana Senator

Chicken boxing, according to one Louisiana senator, is very different from cockfighting, and a bill that would seal up loopholes in a state cockfighting ban would threaten what he calls a legitimate sport. Sen. Elbert Guillory says that chicken boxing is a much less bloody sport and isn’t fought to the death; instead, the animals wear rubber gloves that cover …

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Chicken Boxing: Louisiana Senator Insists That It’s Not Cockfighting

A Republican senator from New Orleans expressed his concern over a bill that would tighten the state’s cockfighting ban, saying that it would shut down the less bloody sport of “chicken boxing”. Surprisingly, this seemingly bizarre discussion took place during an actual session in the Louisiana Senate chambers. The Senate Committee for Judiciary C discussed Senate Bill 523 on Tuesday …

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