Registry Ban On Cloned Horses Blocked By Texas Judge

Law360, New York (August 13, 2013, 7:06 PM EDT) -- A Texas federal judge said Monday that the American Quarter Horse Association, the nation’s leading quarter horse breed registry, must start allowing cloned horses and their offspring to be added to its elite registry, blocking the AQHA from banning cloned horses from its list.

At an evidentiary hearing Monday, U.S. District Judge Mary Lou Robinson said she intends to issue an injunction requiring the unconditional registration of cloned horses and their offspring in the AQHA registry as part of a suit launched by Texas ranchers and...
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Case Information

Case Title

Abraham & Veneklasen Joint Venture et al v. American Quarter Horse Association

Case Number



Texas Northern

Nature of Suit

Other Statutes: Antitrust


Mary Lou Robinson

Date Filed

April 23, 2012

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