Article. 1/28/2013. Victory: Angel's Gate Permanently Closed! Written by Jeff Mackey 1 hour ago Update: Great news! The hellhole formerly known as "Angel's Gate, Inc.," has been shut down for good! The lawsuit's settlement prohibits Angel's Gate founder Susan Marino from caring for or harboring any animals other than her own “pets” and from being an officer or a director of an organization that holds charitable funds for 10 years.