• Los Angeles City Council Votes to Ban the Sale of Fur

    2 monthes ago - By WWD

    L.A. GOING FUR-FREE: Los Angeles is now the largest city in the U.S. to be taking steps to ban of the sale of fur.
    The effort was led by City Council members Paul Koretz, Bob Blumenfield, and Mitch O'Farrell. The decision was made in an unanimous vote Tuesday by the Los Angeles City Council and is now pending the legalization by Los Angeles City Attorney Mike Feuer, according to a spokeswoman in Koretz's office.
    There is no specific timetable at this point, a spokesman in Feuer's office said Tuesday.
    In a statement, Koretz said, “We are excited to bring to end a cruel and inhumane...
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  • Los Angeles Just Banned The Manufacturing & Selling Of Fur

    Los Angeles Just Banned The Manufacturing & Selling Of Fur

    2 monthes ago - By Refinery29

    On Tuesday, the Los Angeles City Council, led by council members Paul Koretz, Bob Blumenfield, and Mitch O'Farrell, unanimously voted to ban the sale and manufacturing of fur, making it the largest city in the United States to go fur-free. The city joins some of the world's largest luxury retailers, including Gucci , Jimmy Choo, Michael Kors, and Burberry in the fight against fur. According to PETA , "this decision will spare countless animals the horror of being beaten, electrocuted, and skinned alive for environmentally toxic items - items that compassionate shoppers don't want and top...
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  • Los Angeles Will Be the Largest City to Completely Ban Fur

    2 monthes ago - By Teen Vogue

    The city of Los Angeles has announced that they will ban the sale of fur.
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  • Los Angeles City Council Votes to Ban the Sale of Fur by 2020

    2 monthes ago - By WWD

    L.A. GOING FUR-FREE: Los Angeles is now the largest city in the U.S. to have approved the ban of the sale of fur by 2020.
    The effort was led by City Council members Paul Koretz, Bob Blumenfield, and Mitch O'Farrell. The decision was made in an unanimous vote Tuesday by the Los Angeles City Council and is now pending the legalization by Los Angeles City Attorney Mike Feuer, according to a spokeswoman in Koretz's office.
    A spokesman in Feuer's office did not respond immediately to a request for comment about the timeline.
    Earlier this year, San Francisco also banned the sale of fur, and...
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  • The City of Los Angeles May Soon Ban Fur Sales Entirely

    The City of Los Angeles May Soon Ban Fur Sales Entirely

    2 monthes ago - By Fashionista

    The anti-fur movement has seen unprecedented momentum in the last 12 months, with major brands like Gucci and Burberry deciding to stop using fur in their collections and all of London Fashion Week swearing off the material this season. And in California, whole major cities including San...
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