Legal Battle For Orca ?Sea World Orlando: Will the destiny of an Orca be decided by the courts ?
From Rob PI read with interest, in the Orlando Sentinel, that Seaworld could be considering taking legal action to secure the return of Ikaika , the 10 year-old killer whale loaned to Marineland in Canada.
Posted July 12, 2011 at 2:36 AM
It would seem that there was an agreement between the two regarding a breeding programme. Seaworld now wants the Orca back and Marineland aren't playing ball.
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From David L.Seaworld has already taken this to a Canadian court and the judge favored Seaworld from one article i read. If Marineland is really not taking care of it like Seaworld claims they need to get it back immediately. Marineland is NOT accredited by the AZA according to AZA's website.
Posted July 11, 2011 at 5:35 PM
From Anthony MurphyWell, do they have a contract?
Posted July 11, 2011 at 8:29 PM
I would think so....case closed!
From Mike GallagherIf there is a contract, how did Ikaika sign it?
Posted July 12, 2011 at 8:04 AM
Now THAT'S a show I'd go to Sea World to see!
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