Scotland (UK): Animal abusers could be jailed for up to five years and given unlimited fines in plans to crack down on animal cruelty.

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Animal abusers could be jailed for up to five years in Scotland under plans to crack down on cruelty.

Source – https://www.dailyrecord.co.uk/news/scottish-news/animal-abusers-could-jailed-up-13938401

 

The Scottish Government wants to increase the maximum prison penalty for crimes of cruelty from 12 months and give courts the power to impose unlimited fines.

Plans to strengthen animal welfare laws could see offenders jailed for up to five years.

The Scottish Government wants to increase the maximum prison penalty for crimes of cruelty from 12 months and give courts the power to impose unlimited fines.

 

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