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Alaska gallery owner charged with trafficking walrus ivory

Apr. 25, 2020 5:40 PM EDT

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The owner of a downtown Anchorage gallery was accused of illegally purchasing and selling walrus tusk ivory and tax evasion stemming from 2017, federal prosecutors said. Walter Earl, 75, faces up to five years in prison and multiple $250,000 fines after he was charged Thursday with...