The moral scope of legal personality: the case to recognise nonhuman animals

Nonhuman animals are generally excluded from the scope of legal personhood. Such exclusion renders nonhuman animals vulnerable to human tyranny. By STEPHANIE D’AMELIO.

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Rethinking the boundaries of legal personhood

The status of legal personhood grants rights and privileges to a number of living and non-living entities, but currently excludes non-human animals, which are treated…

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