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  1. It looks like the ACF has been after the City of Aurora since 2005.

    Lawsuit asks court to toss city pit bull ban
    by J.C. O’Connell the Aurora Daily Sun & Sentinel

    The lawsuit [filed by Tina Villani] claims the ban contains an “unconstitutionally vague” definition of pit bulls and violates a right to due process because it allows Aurora Animal Care to determine whether dogs are pit bulls and then seize them. The ban also discriminates against pit bull owners and unconstitutionally restricts owners from selling their dogs, according to the lawsuit…[snip]

    They [the City of Aurora] are going to end up spending at least a quarter-million dollars, if not more,” said Glen Bui, a member of the American Canine Foundation. Bui said ACF is helping fund Villani’s lawsuit and has successfully opposed breed bans around the country.

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