U.S. Court Sentences Last of Cockatoo-Egg Smugglers

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Saturday, June 1, 1996
Author: 
Bruce Zagaris
Volume: 
12
Issue: 
6
Abstract: 
On April 1, 1996, District Court Judge David V. Kenyon in Los Angeles sentenced a Tennessee woman to 37 months in jail for her role in the illegal smuggling of valuable and threatened wild bird eggs from Australia to the United States, concluding a nationwide investigation and prosecution by the U.S. Justice Department...(more)