Badger cull challenge rejected

A challenge to the Government decision to let the latest badger cull go ahead without monitoring by a panel of independent experts has been rejected at the High Court.

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Badger cull protestors back at the High Court

"The government has not just moved the goalposts on the badger culls - now it wants to sack the referee". That's what a lawyer told the High Court today.

The Badger Trust is asking a judge to stop the culls in Somerset and Gloucestershire, unless an expert panel is reinstated to oversee them. Dozens of supporters demonstrated outside, as Bob Constantine reports

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