Doris Lin is a former writer for ThoughtCo who contributed 92 articles on animal rights in nearly six years. She has worked for a variety of animal protection groups and has been the director of legal affairs for the Animal Protection League of New Jersey (formerly known as the New Jersey Animal Rights Alliance) since 2012. In 2007, she represented NJARA and the Bear Education and Resource Group in a lawsuit against the state of New Jersey, successfully invalidating the state's bear hunt plan.
She also is a former chair of the New Jersey State Bar Association's Animal Law Committee and has worked for the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.
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