Actress and part-time Utahn Katherine Heigl is inserting herself in a battle over the Utah Legislature's so-called "ag-gag" bill.
The bill, HB187, would make it a crime to photograph, film or videotape farm operations without permission of the property owner. It's aimed at animal-rights activists who have exposed cruel practices at factory farms and the bill is being pushed hard by agricultural corporations.
According to E! Online, Heigl (recently seen in "New Year's Eve" and "One for the Money") sent a letter to members of the Utah Senate, urging the bill's defeat: