WELD COUNTY - The animal activist who was cited in November for cruelty at a Kersey cattle company has been cleared of the charges.
Taylor Radig, who has been associated with animal rights organization Compassion Over Killing, worked as a temporary employee at Quanah Cattle Co. near Kersey from mid-July to September 2013. During that time, Radig filmed hours of alleged cattle abuse at the company and turned her videos over to the Weld County Sheriff's Office two months after she stopped working there, according to the sheriff's office.
By not reporting the alleged abuse in a timely manner, Radig was deemed to be negligent and cited for animal cruelty. Investigators also believed she had participated in the cattle abuse.
After reviewing the case, the District Attorney's Office concluded that the charges couldn't be proven beyond a reasonable doubt and dismissed them, according to a news release.
In addition to Radig, three other people from the Quanah Cattle Co. were contacted, interviewed and issued summonses on animal cruelty charges in November. They are set to appear in court on Jan. 21, according to Pamela Dickman of the District Attorney's
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