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Illegal Orangutan Trader Successfully Prosecuted For First Time In Indonesia
Animals  (tags: orangutan, Indonesia, illegal trading, animals, AnimalWelfare, AnimalCruelty, environment, GoodNews, wildlife, protection )

Lindsey
- 944 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
uthorities in North Sumatra, Indonesia, have sentenced an illegal owner and trader of orangutans to a seven-month prison sentence, the first time an actual prosecution has taken place since orangutans were deemed a protected species in 1924.
Illegal Internet Wildlife Trading Discussions Come to a Head at CITES
Animals  (tags: wildlife trade, illegal poaching, illegal trading, endangered species, protection, habitat, CITES, animalrights, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife, extinction )

Murielle
- 1651 days ago - greenfudge.org
Discussions on illegal wildlife trade on the internet came to a head at the recent CITES (Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species) event. Nearly 200 nations convened and voted on a number of issues, ranging from banning trade of ...
   

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