monkey deaths

Everett lab fined $185,000 over death of 38 monkeys

EVERETT, Wash. (AP) — An Everett medical laboratory has been fined $185,000 over the deaths of 38 monkeys over a five-year period.The Daily Herald reports ( ) that SNBL USA on Dec. 2 reached a settlement with the U.S. Department of Agriculture over allegations that the lab did not comply with the federal Animal Welfare Act, which regulates the treatment of animals in research facilities.