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SeaWorld, Orland (Credit, Heather Leigh Carroll)

SeaWorld Drops Appeal Of OSHA Violation

SeaWorld’s famous orca shows have changed drastically – forever. Trainers will not be allowed to swim with orcas during shows.

08/20/2014

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SeaWorld Plans Bigger Killer Whale Environments

SeaWorld announced Friday it would build a new, large environment in its theme parks for its killer whales, amid criticism over their treatment.

08/15/2014

SeaWorld, Orland (Credit, Heather Leigh Carroll)

Backlash Over “Blackfish” Leads To End Of Partnership

After coming under fire from animal rights activists, Southwest Airlines is ending a 25-year-old marketing partnership with SeaWorld Entertainment.

07/31/2014

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Some SeaWorld Mammals Survive Longer In Captivity

Amid controversy over the treatment of animals at one of Florida’s most popular theme-parks, a new report is shining a positive light on marine mammal’s life expectancy in the park.

07/03/2014

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SeaWorld Loses Appeal In Death By Killer Whale

A federal appeals court on Friday upheld a regulatory safety finding against SeaWorld in the drowning of a trainer who was pulled under by a killer whale at the theme park.

04/11/2014

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“Blackfish” Director Responds To SeaWorld’s Allegations

SeaWorld questioned a director’s contact with an Occupational Safety and Health Administration last week for the making of the documentary “Blackfish”.

03/03/2014

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SeaWorld Questions Ethics Of OSHA Investigator

An Occupational Safety and Health Administration investigator is in deep waters after being called out by SeaWorld.

02/28/2014

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Despite Protests, SeaWorld Kicks Off Bands, Brew & BBQ

Despite protests from animal rights activists, the show will go on at SeaWorld Orlando’s Bands, Brew & BBQ.

02/02/2014

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Alan Jackson, Kid Rock Head SeaWorld Lineup

Despite the many acts that previously cancelled to perform at SeaWorld’s upcoming concert, fans are still encouraged to rock out this weekend with the headliners who stayed committed.

01/30/2014

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Family: SeaWorld Trainer Thought Whales Treated Okay

Amid criticism of SeaWorld after the release of a controversial documentary critical of animal captivity, the family of a SeaWorld trainer who died in 2010 when a killer whale pulled her into the water responded Tuesday, saying the woman killed would never have worked there for 15 years if she thought the whales were treated badly.

01/21/2014

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