“This is the first time a court has ever considered whether the 13th Amendment applies to the [orcas].”
The stars of SeaWorld were the main attraction in federal court Monday.
The animal rights group PETA filed their official complaint against SeaWorld Inc. on Oct. 6, 2011, for allegedly violating the 13th Amendment rights of killer whales, or orcas.
Monday, a federal judge heard the case. The judge did not dismiss the case — instead, he took it under submission. It is not yet known when he will send PETA his decision…