- PSU's efforts to study child abuse settles in Updated: Dec-07-13 11:26 am
- Group seeks 'personhood' for 4 chimps in NY Updated: Dec-03-13 7:35 pm
STATE COLLEGE, Pennsylvania - While riding a taxi to a job interview last year at Pennsylvania State University, the cabbie casually asked Jennie Noll what brought her to State College. When she told him she specialized in child-sexual abuse research, his response was quick:
ALBANY, New York - An animal rights group is asking New York courts to recognize scientific evidence of emotional and cognitive abilities in chimpanzees and to grant the animals "legal personhood" so that they are ensured better treatment.