Lawsuit: Captive Miami Orca Violates Endangered Species ActAnimal rights activists have filed a lawsuit against the Miami Seaquarium stating the park is violating the Endangered Species Act by holding an orca in captivity for decades.
Appeals Court Sides With Seaquarium In Lolita FightAnimal rights groups have lost another round in court in their efforts to free Lolita the killer whale from the Miami Seaquarium.
Seaquarium Says Trainers Will No Longer Be In Water During ShowsThe Miami Seaquarium announced Monday that trainers will no longer be in the water during show performances with the killer whale.
Protesters Rally Outside Miami Seaquarium To Free LolitaDozens of protesters marched outside Miami Seaquarium on Saturday, urging the company to free Lolita the Orca.
Protesters Rally Nationwide In Support Of Lolita, The Killer WhaleSupporters of Lolita, the Killer Whale held a protest on Saturday at the Miami Seaquarium.
Fight Over Lolita's Freedom Now Center On Federal Appeals Court Not giving up without a fight, animal rights groups plan to challenge the dismissal of their lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Agriculture and the Miami Seaquarium over the park's treatment of its killer whale Lolita.
NOAA: Lolita Now Covered Under Endangered Species ActGroups who want to free Lolita, the Miami Seaquarium's lone killer whale, are claiming a victory after the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's Marine Fisheries Services decided to include her under the Endangered Species Act.
Lolita's Fate Unclear As Decision Looms Over Captive Orcas The fate of the killer whale known as Lolita looms as a decision from the federal government is expected soon.
Animal Advocates, Locals March For Lolita's ReleaseMore than a thousand animal advocates and locals marched Saturday for the release of Miami Seaquarium's Orca named Lolita.
PETA Challenging Feds Over Miami Seaquarium's LolitaClaiming that the Miami Seaquarium has not met federal regulations, animal rights activists have appealed the dismissal of a lawsuit aimed at releasing the attraction's Lolita the killer whale.
Feds Get Involved In The Fight To Free Lolita A petition proposed Friday is trying to get Lolita the same status under the Endangered Species Act (ESA) that covers all other Southern Resident orcas, meaning she could be retired from performing.
Alleged Teacher Sex Assault Victim Sues School SystemThe mother of an alleged sex abuse victim filed suit Wednesday against the Miami-Dade school system claiming administrators failed to protect her daughter from a sexual predator: The girl's Physical Education teacher.