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Scott A. Paul: The Lacey Act, Politics and Premium Guitars

The intent of Lacey is noble and hard to argue against. Everyone knows that forests worldwide are in trouble and that illegal activity is a big part of the problem.
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Rep. Earl Blumenauer: The Lacey Act and the Law

Politics / US Politics : Huffington Post: Politics Blog (3 years ago)

Two days ago, I pointed out Senator Rand Paul mislead the public regarding the arrest of two men for violating the Lacey Act by illegally harvesting lobsters. Senator Paul responded and implied that it was I, in fact, who was mislea... Read Post

Sen. Rand Paul Takes Aim at Lacey Act

Politics / US Politics : Washington Wire (3 years ago)

Sen. Rand Paul (R., Ky.) introduced legislation to scale back a law that lawyers point to as a prime example of how the growing number of federal statutes ensnare citizens for activities they don?t know are illegal. Read Post

Ilana Solomon: The Lacey Act: A Sharp Tool From the Climate Action Shed

Lifestyle / Green Living : Huffington Post: Green Blog (2 years ago)

Some of the world's greatest and most vital forests are currently being threatened by illegal exploitation. The Lacey Act not only helps save these woodlands from destruction, but it also supports indigenous communities who are prot... Read Post

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