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AKC SUSPENDED, penalty, fine, reason for suspension searchable records only at TheDogPress

AKC PRIVILEGES SUSPENDED

November 2014 Suspensions

 

AKC reduced serious sentences by nearly 100% in 2009 as compared to previous years.  Jack Norton, Director of AKC Compliance, could not offer any reason, nor could he provide a list of people previously suspended.

 

Given the difficulty in obtaining and compiling this information, we are not responsible for error or omission. Suspensions may change after the fact. If you have any questions, please contact the American Kennel Club.  If you do not find the person you are looking for, click the book to go back to the Index or try another time period, links below.

 

QUICK-FIND a person by name, perceived charges, penalty or other keyword: press Ctrl key and the letter F, then type in the name or keyword and click "find next". Previously suspended persons are Quick-linked for instant reference. (TIP - click the book to go back to Index.)


5 Years or Less Suspensions/Reprimands for November

AKC’s Management Disciplinary Committee and AKC Event Committees decide and the AKC Secretary's report contains the following statement "As a result of an Event Committee determination the following individual(s) stand suspended of AKC privileges. It should be noted that this determination may still be appealed and may be reversed. Upon expiration of the appeal process, an appropriate notice describing the status of the individual’s suspension, if any, will appear in this column: Ms. Jocelyn Smith (Knoxville, TN) | Ms. Dawn Baker (Farmerville, LA)

 

Mr. Marcelo Cicuta (Miami, FL) Action was taken by the Jupiter Tequesta Dog Club for conduct in connection with its July 13, 2014 event. Mr. Cicuta was charged with inappropriate public criticism of a judge, not disruptive, but demonstrating a lack of sportsmanship and leaving the ring without permission. The
Staff Committee reviewed the Event report and set the penalty at a three month event suspension and a $300 fine, effective September 1, 2014. (Multiple Breeds)

 

Ms. Cathy Clapp (Hodgenville, KY) Action was taken by the Jaxon Kennel Club for conduct at its August 30, 2014 event. Ms. Clapp was charged with improper treatment in connection with an event. The Staff Committee reviewed the Event report and set the penalty at a one month suspension from all privileges and a $300 fine, effective August 30, 2014. (Chow Chow)

 

Ms. Hope Levene (Alvin, TX) Action was taken by the Jefferson County Kennel Club of Missouri for conduct in connection with its September 21, 2014 event. Ms. Levene was charged with improper treatment in connection with an event. The Staff Committee reviewed the Event report and set the penalty at a one month suspension from all privileges and a $300 fine, effective September 21, 2014. (Miniature Pinscher)

 

Mr. Barry Clothier (Elkhart, IN) Action was taken by the Pug Dog Club of America for conduct at its September 5, 2014 event. Mr. Clothier was charged with disregard of published club regulations. The Staff Committee reviewed the Event report and set the penalty at a reprimand and a $100 fine. (Pug)

 

See Previous Compiled 6 Months to 5 Year Suspensions


AKC 10 Year Suspensions for November

The AKC’s Management Disciplinary Committee has suspended Ms. Marilyn Hall (Magnolia, NC) from all AKC privileges for ten years and imposed a $2000 fine, effective October 20, 2014, for conduct prejudicial to purebred dogs, purebred dog events, or to the best interests of The American Kennel Club based on her violation of the AKC’s Judicial or Administrative Determination of Inappropriate Treatment Policy. (Multiple Breeds)

 

See Previous Compiled 10 Year Suspensions


AKC 15 Year To Lifetime Suspensions for November

The AKC’s Management Disciplinary Committee has suspended Ms. Debra Catledge (Cherokee, AL) from all AKC privileges for fifteen years and imposed a $3000 fine, effective October 20, 2014, for conduct prejudicial to purebred dogs, purebred dog events, or to the best interests of The American Kennel Club based on her violation of the AKC’s Judicial or Administrative Determination of Inappropriate Treatment Policy. (Multiple Breeds)

 

See Previous Compiled 15 Year to Life Sentences


ii Instant Information on AKC's meaning of a Cruelty Conviction

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