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HBO animal cruelty doc airs disturbing undercover footage

HBO's Death on a Factory Farm airs tonight and chronicles a court case brought against a hog farm in Creston, Ohio by the Humane Farming Association of San Rafael, California. An undercover worker shot footage of pigs hanging to their death and the group used this footage in their case, and in the doc.
March 16, 2009

HBO’s Death on a Factory Farm airs tonight and chronicles a court case brought against a hog farm in Creston, Ohio by the Humane Farming Association of San Rafael, California. An undercover worker shot footage of pigs hanging to their deaths and the group used this footage in their case, and in the doc.

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