Lewisburg, TN - In the meeting held May 24th, 2012, The Tennessee Walking Horse Breeders’ And Exhibitors’ Association (TWHBEA) Executive Committee voted in favor of barring Jackie McConnell and Barney Davis, including any business entities owned by them or of which they are a part, from registering of transferring any Tennessee Walking Horses into their names. McConnell has pled guilty to and Davis has been convicted of felony charges related to the Horse Protection Act. TWHBEA remains fully committed to the welfare of every Tennessee Walking Horse.