Since the onset of Prou’s Popular Legislative Campaign, more and more municipalities have opted to declare their desire to ban bullfighting. With the addition of Tagamanent, Santa Eulàlia de Ronçana, Vacarisses, Arenys de Munt, Hostalric, Sant Pere de Vilamajor and Caldes de Montbui the list of abolitionist municipalities has grown rapidly since January 2009.
Yesterday, April 7th, Sabadell became the 65th Catalonian municipality to join other municipalities that have formally declared their opposition to bullfights.
The most recent municipalities to join the list made their declarations as follows:
Tagamanent: Clear result: 7 in favor (all political parties), 0 abstained. 0 against.
Santa Eulàlia de Ronçana: A heated debate: 7 in favor (4 ERC 3 PSC), 3 abstained (3 CiU), and 3 against (2 CiU 1 PP).
Caldes de Montbui: A resounding majority: 14 in favor (ERC CiU PSC IC), 1 abstained (PP), 0 against.