Category Archives: Neohumanism

Enhancing the Legal Status of Animals – Part 2

Non-property and usufructuary legal status regarding animals

Dieter Dambiec
The possible directions for the legal status of animals must allow them to find a substantive place in the justice system.  First it is necessary to look at arguments concerning the non-property status of animals, as this option completely turns the common law around.  Secondly, an intermediate position based on usufructuary …