§ 34. Sir T. Moore
asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department whether he will consider issuing a circular to magistrates courts in respect of the penalties imposed for gross cruelty to animals.
§ Sir T. Moore
In view of the substantial amount of public anxiety about this increasing number of cases of cruelty to animals, now estimated at 30,000 a year, does not the right hon. Gentleman think that some indication might be given to magistrates to exercise more control?