Hadley Woman Receives Stringent Probation for Landmark Animal Cruelty Case

HADLEY, Massachusetts – A Hadley resident, Shannon Rice-Nichols, has been handed a stringent five-year probation and is prohibited from owning or working with livestock following her guilty plea to three counts of animal cruelty. This landmark case centered around animal welfare saw the Hampshire Superior Court deliver the verdict after Rice-Nichols’ severe neglect of 35 … Read more