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Shark fin soup one step closer to being banned in California

A Chinese delicacy moved closer to extinction Tuesday in California as the state Senate passed a bill banning the sale of shark fins. The Senate voted 25 to 9 to ban the possession, sale or trade of the key ingredient in shark fin soup. The bill will go to Gov. Jerry Brown's desk for approval. [...]
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Shark fin soup faces extinction in California (Good)

News : The Coming Crisis (3 years ago)

A Chinese delicacy may soon disappear from California restaurants if a bill to ban the sale of shark fins makes it through the state Senate. A symbol of wealth and luxury, shark fin soup was once prized by Chinese emperors for its r... Read Post

California shark fin ban advances

Issues & Causes / Environmentalism : Greenspace (3 years ago)

A push to outlaw shark fins, the main ingredient in a traditional Chinese soup, cleared a key obstacle Thursday when it passed a state Senate committee. The bill, which would ban the sale, trade and possession of shark fins in... Read Post

Shark fin soup one step closer to being banned in California

Issues & Causes / Environmentalism : Greenspace (3 years ago)

The days of being able to order shark fin soup at California restaurants appear to be numbered. The state Senate on Tuesday voted 25-9 to ban the sale, trade and possession of shark fin, a key ingredient in the traditional... Read Post


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