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Ivory smugglers find $340.............a travesty of justice!

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Ivory smugglers find $340.............a travesty of justice!

4 Chinese citizens were find a total of $340 for smuggling ivory through JKIA. That strikes me as being not much of a detterent!!

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Mtwapa, Kenya
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1. Re: Ivory smugglers find $340.............a travesty of justice!

There is a petition going round to get the penalties for poaching increased in light of the outrage at the ludicrously light sentences handed down to poachers in the last few days

thepetitionsite.com/426/…

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2. Re: Ivory smugglers find $340.............a travesty of justice!

Have signed the petition

Mombasa, Kenya
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3. Re: Ivory smugglers find $340.............a travesty of justice!

Yeap, I think everyone is shocked at the moment. This is the original article …starafrica.com/news/kenya-hands-four-chines…

Doff thanks, petitions will be duly signed.

Unfortunately here "some animals are more equal than others"...

Larissa

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4. Re: Ivory smugglers find $340.............a travesty of justice!

Signed as well & apologies for my spelling mistake in the original post!! :-(

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5. Re: Ivory smugglers find $340.............a travesty of justice!

That'll hardly put them off! Petition signed.

6. Re: Ivory smugglers find $340.............a travesty of justice!

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