neighbor who shot cats sentenced to suspended prison sentence

A resident of Reyrieux in Ain was given a six-month suspended prison sentence on Tuesday for shooting cats in his neighborhood with a pellet gun. The man had been arrested last January by the gendarmerie of Trevoux. In two years, a dozen cats had been victims of rifle fire and three of them had died. … Read more

Former Advocate General Philippe Bilger acquitted in defamation case

Prosecuted for defamation by the magistrate Philippe Courroye for his book “The Wall of Cons“, Philippe Bilger was released, Tuesday, June 21, by the 6th chamber of the criminal court of Lyon, specializing in press affairs. Read alsoPhilippe Bilger: “We are witnesses to the total disintegration of justice” The judges considered that the former Advocate … Read more

Alopecia drug approved in the United States

The American Medicines Agency (FDA) authorized on Monday June 13 a drug against a severe form of alopecia, a disease causing hair loss or body hair and affecting more than 300,000 people each year in the United States. Read alsoAlopecia: hair loss affects many women Baricitinib is the first oral tablet to combat this condition, … Read more

Dog owners furious with environmentalists

Hen or rooster? This is often what we hear when we get a spikelet. In Lyon, we rather ask ourselves: cat or dog? Activists from the BICALY collective denounce the proliferation of spikelets, which are very harmful to urban animals, due to the city’s ecological policy. The City of Lyon and the Metropolis, in accordance … Read more

he steals a lawyer’s wallet and uses her bank card

The facts date back to last April. On the 26th of the month, a man went to a lawyer’s office located rue Juliette-Récamier, in the 6th arrondissement of Lyon. He took advantage of a moment of inattention from the latter to steal his wallet which contained several bank cards. Subsequently, the suspect was able to … Read more

A surgeon grafted an ear implant printed from human cells

An American medical team announced on Thursday June 2 that it had for the first time grafted a human ear implant created from the cells of the treated patient and using a 3D printer, a procedure which should be able to help people suffering a rare birth defect. Read alsoHow virtual reality is transforming medical … Read more

Two horses killed by dogs

Serge is the owner of about fifteen horses intended to soon take tourists and riders on rides in the Hauts de Sainte-Rose. Its equestrian center is under construction as well as bungalows with breathtaking views of the windy coast. A postcard bruised for a few months by dog ​​attacks. The balance sheet is heavy. Following … Read more

Controls in animal shelters

A check on places of refuge for animals such as dogs and cats was carried out this day Friday, May 27, 2022, in the East, under the joint authority of the prefect of Reunion and the public prosecutor near the judicial court of Saint-Denis. The primary objective of this control was to safeguard the animals. … Read more

Looking for foster families for dogs rescued from the Ark of Horror

Last Monday, the JIR revealed the existence of a “brown” shelter in Saint-Benoît in which more than seventy dogs lived in appalling health and safety conditions. A place infested with cockroaches and rats where the structure threatened to collapse at any moment. The JIR article made it possible to alert the authorities who, a few … Read more

several hundred giant tortoise babies released in the Mekong

Several hundred Asian giant tortoise babies were released on Monday May 23 in the Mekong in Cambodia to celebrate World Turtle Day. Read alsoCorsica: two months suspended prison sentence for destroying Hermann’s tortoises A victim of poaching and illegal collection of its eggs for food, Cantor’s giant soft-shelled tortoise is on the species list “critically … Read more