Sunday, February 02, 2014

Piranhas Importer Guilty

A New York man has pleaded guilty to importing piranhas into New York in violation of state law. To make matters worse for him, he instructed his supplier in Hong Kong to mislabel the fish as benign silver tetras, a common aquarium fish. That created a Lacey Act violation as well. Here are the details.

 
 
 
And, while I have your attention, I know I am already behind by a few court decisions. I will catch up soon. It's been a hectic few weeks.

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