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Mayor of San Juan, Puerto Rico Bans Horse-Drawn Carriages


April 20, 2015

The Mayor of San Juan, Puerto Rico has signed an executive order banning horse-drawn carriages, effective April 20th. The ban comes four days after a horse collapsed on the street. In statement, Mayor Carmen Yulin Cruz Soto said she made the decision based on "exploitation" and the "mistreatment to which they are exposed every day."

http://theirturn.net/2015/04/20/horse-drawn-carriage-ban-San-Juan

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