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an unusually small individual

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any member of various peoples having an average height of less than five feet

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296) Under the statute's plainly legitimate sweep, a person would be in violation of AETA for interfering with an automobile manufacturer (297) because it failed to disclose internal safety reports about faulty engineering that put the public's safety in jeopardy and where such interference causes the manufacturer to lose $10,000 in lost profits or consumer good will.
Interference that "intentionally places a person in reasonable fear" satisfies the elements of AETA.
She added, "We understand few Aeta are interested to study because of their heritage of being nomads and the discrimination they face from fellow students.
provincial chieftain for indigenous people, told UCA News March 10 that several young women in his town are now interested in taking up education to help fellow Aeta alleviate poverty and ignorance.
If AETA is amended to include natural resource industries,
INTRODUCTIONS OF AETA, in ANIMAL & ECOLOGICAL TERRORISM IN AMERICA,
Following the passage of the AETA, other extremist animal rights protest groups indicated that the new act would only provoke further underground activity Activists who previously only employed legal tactics were concerned that they would face prosecution by the government due to the new measures regardless, and therefore were considering more militant actions as little incentive remained to stay "above ground" and face detection by officials.
As direct actions carried out by some animal rights extremists have continued in recent years, it is unlikely that militant members of the movement will be deterred by the measures included in the AETA.
7; AETA, supra note 19, [section] 9(1)(a); UECA, supra note 19, [section] 8.
8; AETA, supra note 19, [section] 10; UECA, supra note 19, [section] 10.
It is indeed possible, because the AETA is overbroad, vague and subject to the whims of law enforcement.
AETA provides that whoever interferes with an animal enterprise and causes damage in excess of ten-thousand dollars to property, which includes the removal of animals or records, has satisfied the elements of the Act.
Measles among Aetas in evacuation centers after volcanic eruption.
The Aeta, whose curly hair, dark skin and small stature are distinctly different from most Filipinos, subsisted on slash and burn farming of rice, bananas and root crops on the slopes of the volcano.