Moore applauds circus' choice to phase out elephan...
by Neighbor Staff
06:27 AM, Friday, March 06
District 9 Atlanta City Councilwoman Felicia Moore called Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus’ decision to remove Asian elephants from their traveling circus performances by 2018, a victory for animal rights advocates everywhere. The announc...

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CANCELLED: City of South Fulton info meeting Tues.
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