divimg alt=”” src=”/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/chimpanzees.jpg” style=”width: 300px; height: 345px; margin-left: 5px; margin-right: 5px; float: right;” //divpFriends of Animals#39; Director of our Wildlife Law Program is filing FoArsquo;s Comments on upgrading captive chimpanzees as endangered on the Endangered Species Act, plus we applaud all efforts to release chimpanzees from the government#39;s biomedical research program. strongIt#39;s RELEASE,nbsp;/strong~strongnot retirement/strong~, as chimpanzees didn#39;t opt to have such long-suffering ordeals./ppstrongRead the following New York Times Editorial:/strong/ph3 style=”margin-left: 40px;”a href=”http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/28/opinion/retirement-villas-for-laboratory-chimps.html?emc=eta1_r=0″Retirement Villas for Laboratory Chimps/a/h3h6 class=”kicker” style=”margin: 0px; font-size: 1em; line-height: 1.4em; font-weight: normal; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; text-transform: uppercase; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);”nbsp;/h6