Cavel Horse Slaughter Facility to Close, Again

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A federal judge Thursday refused a request from the nation's last operating horse slaughterhouse to remain open, but a legal dispute over a state ban on killing horses for food isn't over.

Cavel International Inc.'s site in DeKalb, Ill., was set to close at midnight Friday, when a temporary court order allowing it to stay open was to expire, according to Cavel attorney Phil

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