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The lawsuit over importing 18 wild-caught beluga whales from Russia is coming to a climax.
Lawrence Makili reports from the Solomon Islands on some new events that give hope for the dolphins.
UPDATE: Hearing Postponed. SeaWorld is trying to expand its concrete tanks for orcas in San Diego, but they should invest their money in retiring the orcas from circus act performances and instead transfer the orcas to bigger sea pens. The California Coastal Commission is holding a hearing on the issue, and they can deny permission for the expansion.
A long-time leader of the captivity industry is seeking to obtain sea lions from California that can be rehabilitated and released, and instead wants to buy them for a life in captivity.
Want to meet Joan Jett and her band, or watch the New York Yankees vs. Baltimore Orioles at Yankee Stadium? They are up for bid with these special auction items, with the proceeds going to Earth Island's International Marine Mammal Project work to protect dolphins and whales around the world.
Help stop this dolphin-assisted therapy (DAT), education and entertainment facility from becoming a reality.
At last, after many years of campaigning, the aquarium industry takes action to end the sourcing of captive live dolphins from the Taiji slaughter in Japan.
The IWC Scientific Committee questions the science behind Japan's proposed scientific whaling, but Japan plans to kill 333 minke whales in Antarctica this winter anyway.