N.C. Zoo: Human life always comes first

Protocol at North Carolina Zoo says that if a human life is at risk, the zoo will kill the animal, an official said Monday as debate raged over the weekend shooting of a Cincinnati zoo gorilla after a child tumbled into the animal’s moat.

More legislation N.C. would regret

Since Colorado passed a so-called Taxpayer Bill of Rights in 1992 and then regretted it, at least 30 states have considered doing the same. Not one has pulled the trigger.

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