Several associations of protective of animals of the province of Mendoza seeking to be plaintiffs in the criminal case that investigates the underlying facts in the Institute Próvolo of Lujan de Luyo. The protectionist claim that several testimonies speak of cases of bestiality in the place.
The attorney for Oscar Mellado stated that “our aim was to join the cause and collaborate with the public prosecutor’s office in the search of the truth in very specific situations, which came from statements made at the time by the attorney to the media.»
The statements are that there would have been alleged cases of bestiality. «On that basis came to our presentation in the office of the prosecutor, not only us but all the recent case law understands that animals are subjects of the law. We were told that it had failed to describe even briefly the fact, then we prepare ourselves to clarify in order to enter the process.”