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Vietnam Jails 8 for Poisoning Tiger for Sale on Black Market


Animals  (tags: tigers, poachers, endangered, tiger killers, wildlife, trafficking, black market, extinction )

Simone
- 2619 days ago - earthtimes.org
A court in southern Vietnam has sentenced eight men to up to 11 years and six months in prison for poisoning a tiger in a zoo and stealing the carcass to sell on the black market for Asian medicine, an official said Tuesday. The men, ages between 22 and



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Brenda H. (29)
Tuesday August 21, 2007, 11:26 am
I HOPE THEY SERVE EVERY DAY OF THE 11 YRS., 6 MO,!
 

Anja M. (85)
Wednesday August 22, 2007, 9:14 am
Noted. Way to go, Vietnam!!
 
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