The Swiss have banned catch and release fishing. Although there are a few wrinkles in the regulation it looks as if C&R fishing is starting to go away in the EU. I know banning C&R has been discussed often in this forum often, it looks as if the Swiss (and possibly other EU countries) have gone and done it.
Not to mention they can no longer flush live goldfish down the toilet, have 360 degree clear aquariums, you can no longer have just one hamster nor teather a horse. For all you monkey fans, it looks as if Spain has "declared that monkeys and apes ("our mon-human brothers") may ot be killed or arbitrarily deprived of thier liberty.
Check out the last section in the "Earthweek" section in the ADN, it is located at B-2, sorry I couldn't find a link from the ADN website.