Bill named for ‘Patrick the pitbull’ sent to Gov. Christie

Bill named for 'Patrick the pit bull' sent to Gov. Christie (via

TRENTON — “Patrick’s Law” — a measure to increase penalties for animal cruelty — is on its way to Gov. Chris Christie’s desk after gaining final passage in the state Senate. The bill is dubbed “Patrick’s Law,” after the heart-wrenching story of Patrick, a starving pitbull who was left…

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Kimberly Gauthier
7 years ago

Amazing news. Thanks so much for sharing. When I read about Patrick’s story, my heart broke. To think that someone could be that cruel. My boyfriend and I were going through a rough patch and I still thought about how losing the dogs would hurt him and didn’t want to do that. Wow!

I’m so glad that there has been such fast action.