Stories by Lauren Gazzola

Lauren Gazzola is CCR’s Communications Associate for Publications. Lauren originally came to CCR as a client when she was a defendant in U.S. v. SHAC 7 (U.S. v. Fullmer), as a result of her work with Stop Huntingdon Animal Cruelty (SHAC). SHAC is an international, grassroots animal rights campaign dedicated to exposing and ending vivisection at the notorious animal testing laboratory, Huntingdon Life Sciences. Convicted under the controversial Animal Enterprise Protection Act, Lauren served 40 months in federal prison for her work on the SHAC campaign. Lauren is once again a CCR client, appearing as a plaintiff in Blum v. Holder, CCR’s First Amendment challenge to the amended (and renamed) Animal Enterprise Terrorism Act (AETA). subscribe to Lauren Gazzola's feed

Posted on: Apr 30, 2014, Source: Salon

Activists are being prosecuted for challenging the interests of business. I should know — I spent 40 months in jail.

Posted on: Apr 27, 2014, Source: Salon

I spent 40 months in jail for challenging the interests of business.