Boston.com: The animal-rights group People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals is asking the state of Vermont to stop its family-oriented ‘‘Let’s Go Fishing’’ program, saying fishing is cruel and encourages violence.
Fish & Wildlife Commissioner Patrick Berry has taken issue with PETA’s request; he’s invited the organization to go fishing.
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