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'Lizard King' charged with trafficking Florida turtles

Oct. 06, 2021 08:25 AM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — A convicted wildlife smuggler who still operates as a leading buyer and seller of reptiles has been accused by federal prosecutors of scheming to smuggle illegally harvested Florida turtles to China, Japan and other places. Michael Van Nostrand, his...

NJ man pleads guilty to illegally trying to ship lizards

Sep. 21, 2021 16:58 PM EDT

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey man has admitted illegally trying to send 10 live lizards to Hong Kong. Jason Ksepka pleaded guilty in federal court in Trenton on Tuesday to falsely labeling an international shipment of wildlife from Lambertville in November 2017. ...

Editorial Roundup: Texas

Sep. 06, 2021 10:06 AM EDT

San Antonio Express-News. Sept. 3, 2021. Editorial: Troubling implications of egregious abortion law There are so many egregious layers to Texas’ ban on abortions, it is hard to know where to begin. There is the blatant...