"Live cats have holes drilled into their skulls," posts put into their heads and coils put into their eyes, and some have had their ears cut off or are intentionally deafened or starved at UW-Madison labs that do research to improve hearing in humans.
Says Tom Barrett "voted to ban 15 different kinds of guns, even a lot of common deer rifles."
An amendment inserted by lawmakers into the state budget "exempts scientific researchers from all state animal cruelty laws."
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