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Industry News & Trends / North America
on October 31, 2019

Foie gras to be banned in New York City, effective 2022

42 council members vote in favor of ban, while six oppose it

The New York City Council on October 30 approved a measure that would ban the sale of foie gras in the city.

The ban, which received “yes” votes from 42 council members, was proposed over animal welfare concerns. The ban will take effect in 2022 and is expected to affect…

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