Making a press statement regarding the poisoning of cats, Bar Association President Veli Küçük noted that behind the courthouse an unclaimed mother cat fed by citizens, lawyers and courthouse workers was killed by poisoning before the Feast of Sacrifice, and 5 offspring a few days ago. Küçük stated that they filed a criminal complaint with the Animal Rights Commission affiliated with the bar association to the Chief Public Prosecutor’s Office to find and punish the perpetrators.We want the draft animal rights law draft prepared and submitted to the Turkish Grand National Assembly right on the agenda of the parliament and to determine the punishment of such violence against animals. As Adana bar, we show our sensitivity in terms of preventing the overcoming of these incidents with very simple fines and regulations with the name of unattended animals and preventing such incidents and brutalities with more serious deterrent prison sentences. ” said.
In the crime complaint submitted to the Adana Chief Public Prosecutor’s Office, it was emphasized that the poisoning incident could have been carried out by unidentified people from tradesmen who previously stated that they were uncomfortable with cats.