‘Joe Exotic’ wants to run for president in 2024. Yes, he’s still in prison.
The former zookeeper is taking aim at the criminal justice system and his nemesis, animal welfare activist Carole Baskin.
Big Cat Public Safety Act bill – supported by Carole Baskin – unanimously approved by Senate
For more than a decade, Carole Baskin and her husband Howard have been pushing lawmakers to ban "cub-petting" and do more to protect the public from privately-owned big cats. Now, the Big Cat Public Safety Act is heading to President Biden's desk.
House passes Carole Baskin's bill to ban 'cub petting' and private ownership of big cats
After years of pressuring lawmakers, Carole Baskin's "Big Cat Public Safety Act" is making major headway in Washington. If passed, HB-263 would outlaw "cub petting" and ban the private ownership of big cats as pets.
‘Tiger King’ star trafficked endangered animals, prosecutors say
"Tiger King" star Bhagavan "Doc" Antle has been charged with buying or selling endangered lemurs, cheetahs, and a chimpanzee without the proper paperwork, federal prosecutors in South Carolina said Thursday.
'Tiger King' star Doc Antle charged with money laundering
Bhagavan “Doc” Antle has been charged with laundering more than half a million dollars, money federal prosecutors said Monday that he believed to be the proceeds of an operation to smuggle people across the Mexican border.
'Tiger King' Joe Exotic resentenced to 21 years for murder-for-hire plot
“Tiger King” Joe Exotic was resentenced to 21 years on Friday in Oklahoma City for a murder-for-hire conviction.
'Tiger King' star Joe Exotic pleads for public's help in paying off nemesis Carole Baskin
"Tiger King" star Joe Exotic is yearning for the public's help in assisting him with paying off his Netflix nemesis Carole Baskin.
'Tiger King' Joe Exotic to be resentenced on Jan. 28, federal judge says
A federal judge has set the resentencing date for Joe Exotic. Back in July, an appeals court ruled his 22-year sentencing was miscalculated.
‘Tiger King’ Joe Exotic transferred to N.C. facility as he battles cancer
The former Oklahoma zookeeper known as "Tiger King" Joe Exotic, a prominent figure in a Netflix documentary series, has been transferred to a medical facility in North Carolina for federal inmates after a cancer diagnosis.
Detective 'frustrated' by Carole Baskin's refusal to discuss missing husband with investigators
After hundreds of leads and several dead-ends, Hillsborough detectives say they are continuing to explore avenues in the case of Don Lewis and his 1997 disappearance. They've tried to interview Carole Baskin since the release of 'Tiger King' but were told 'no' every time.
As 'Tiger King 2' debuts, Hillsborough detective to discuss latest in Don Lewis cold case
With the debut of Tiger King's second season, the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office will hold a press conference as they continue to search for answers in the disappearance of Don Lewis, Carole Baskin's ex-husband.
'Cage Fight:' Gloves come off for Carole Baskin's new docuseries
Carole Baskin -- founder of Big Cat Rescue -- says she and her husband were betrayed by the producers of Netflix’s hit series "Tiger King." Now they hope to set the record straight with their new streaming series, "Carole Baskin's Cage Fight."
‘Tiger King’ star Joe Exotic says he has ‘aggressive’ prostate cancer
“Tiger King” star Joe Exotic, who is currently serving time in federal prison, revealed that he has an “aggressive” form of prostate cancer.
Carole Baskin denied restraining order against Netflix over ‘Tiger King 2’ footage
A judge has denied Carole Baskin's request for a restraining order to delay and prevent the release of a new Netflix documentary series. Baskin claimed that footage used for ‘Tiger King 2’ was recorded for use in the first series but she did not consent to its use in a second.
Carole Baskin files lawsuit against Netfix over ‘Tiger King 2’ footage
Carole Baskin has filed a lawsuit against Netflix, claiming that footage was used for ‘Tiger King 2’ without her consent. The second season is set to debut on Nov. 17.
Tiger King 2: Netflix says second season of hit show coming in 2021
“Tiger King,” the Netflix docuseries that became a cultural phenomenon in the early months of the pandemic, is getting a second season.
'Tiger King' Joe Exotic's prison sentence should be shortened, appeals court rules
The zookeeper known for his expletive-laden rants on YouTube was sentenced to 22 years behind bars after being convicted for violating federal wildlife laws and a failed murder-for-hire plot targeting his chief rival.
‘Tiger King’s’ Joe Exotic selling NFTs from prison, other collectibles featured in documentary
Joe Exotic, star of the popular Netflix documentary, “Tiger King,” will be selling NFTs and auctioning off other collectibles seen in the show.
Minnesota wildcat sanctuary housing lions, tigers seized from animal park featured in 'Tiger King'
The Wildcat Sanctuary in Sandstone, Minnesota has accepted several big cats including tigers and lions seized last week by the U.S. Department of Justice from the owners of Tiger King Park.
Bobcat kittens adopted by Carole Baskin, Big Cat Rescue after mom passes
Three bobcat kittens were orphaned after their mom was hit by a car earlier this month. They were rescued and a famous family is now taking them in.