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Chimps Could Soon Win Legal Personhood

For the past three years, an attorney has been filing lawsuits in New York state on behalf of four chimpanzees named Tommy, Kiko, Hercules, and Leo. They are intelligent "persons," he argues, and should not be kept in cages.  Read more.

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