Tony the Tiger

Louisiana sued over truck stop’s exemption to keep Tony the Tiger

| July 15, 2014

The author of the Louisiana’s 2006 law prohibiting private ownership of big cats is suing the state over a new law that will allow Tony the Tiger to remain at his truck stop home.

La. truck stop loses bid to keep Tony the Tiger as Supreme Court rejects case

| October 15, 2013

The long legal saga of a Louisiana truck stop owner's attempt to keep a Siberian Bengal tiger in a cage at his truck stop may have come to an end this month, as the state's ...

Appeal heard to keep Tony the Tiger at truck stop

| March 04, 2013

The battle over Tony the Tiger — the tiger at the Gross Tete, La., Tiger Truck Stop — is still raging, as a court case dealing with custody continued February.

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Overdrive Staff | December 01, 2011

Highway bill includes truck parking elements, court orders release of truck stop tiger, owner-operator finalists named, medical certificate changes start Jan. 30, driver shortage to worsen says FTR and more industry news items are featured.

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