New York

Nadia Prupis, staff writer
The New York judge who on Tuesday granted a writ of habeas corpus to two chimpanzees being held at Stony Brook University has issued a revised order (pdf) clarifying that she did not mean to give legal personhood to the primates. Leo and Hercules, who are currently housed at Stony Brook University for biomedical experiments, may still gain freedom...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Tens of thousands of students in New York boycotted the annual state-mandated...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
A new documentary, premiering Friday at the Tribeca Film Festival, provides a...