Flush with the success of his pit bull ban, Mayor Denis Coderre of Montreal has vowed to pursue further worthless legislation in an effort to ensure that his city becomes scorned worldwide, and ideally an international pariah.
"We find," said the proud mayor, "that it helps to have a small amount of actual truth at the core of ineffective legislation, so we're working on the basis of one genuine fact.
A new political action committee is aimed at getting rid of pit bull bans in Ohio. Pit bull bans are known as breed-specific legislation, or BSL, and are typically enacted at the city or county level. Groups like the American Bar As...
Montreal city officials face backlash after passing a controversial piece of legislation that bans new ownership of pit bulls.
Critics of the new rules say the dogs are being unfairly singled out, and a lawsuit has been filed against the regulations.
Spurred by a fatal dog attack in June that left a Montreal woman dead, the city council voted 37-23 in favor of the pit bull ban last week