WASHINGTON (AP) – The Supreme Court is allowing California to continue enforcing a law that bans the sale of foie gras.
The justices on Tuesday rejected a challenge to the law from producers of the delicacy in New York and Canada.READ MORE: CBS13 Poll: Did You Do Any Black Friday Shopping This Year?
Foie gras is the fatty liver of a force-fed duck. The California law bars state farmers from force-feeding birds with a tube, the way foie gras is made. The law also bans the sale of foie gras in California.READ MORE: The Ultimate Guide To Black Friday 2021
Lower courts in California earlier dismissed efforts to block the law from being enforced.MORE NEWS: Portland's Robert Covington Fined For Mask Throwing Outburst Against Sacramento Kings
The case is Association des Eleveurs du Quebec, 13-1313.