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File photo of a beef plant that serves horse meat. (credit: DANIEL MIHAILESCU/AFP/Getty Images)

Oklahoma Lawmakers Pushing Bills To Allow Commercial Slaughter Of Horses

Several legislators voiced their support Wednesday for a pair of measures that would allow the commercial slaughter of horses in Oklahoma for human consumption, despite recent recalls in Europe of products found to contain horse meat and a push in Washington to renew a federal ban on horse slaughter that expired in 2011.