"Last Friday President Obama signed the Farm Bill into law, including two extremely important victories for animal welfare and one for child protection. The final Bill includes a provision making it a federal crime to attend or bring a child under the age of 16 to any animal fighting event...."

http://www.opposingviews.com/i/society/animal-rights/farm-bill-passestaking-child-dog-fight-or-cockfight-now-federal-crime