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  1. News - World - KENYA

    Chinese ivory smuggler caught in Kenya fined less than US$1 a piece

    Posted Mar 27th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Poaching in East Africa has sharply increased recently, but the courts are hampered by sentencing limits that treat smuggling as a petty crime. Udoto said officers had "intensified security ...

  2. News - World - KENYA

    Chinese ivory smugglers fined just US$340

    Posted Jan 30th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Nairobi Judge calls for new laws after four are seized with haul worth thousands Chinese ivory smugglers fined just US$340 Four Chinese men who pleaded guilty in a Kenyan court to smuggling thousands of dollars worth of ivory were yesterday fined just US$340 each. During sentencing in Nairobi, Magistrate Timothy Okello regretted the defendants' crime ...

  3. News - World - KENYA

    Chinese ivory smuggler hit with record fine under new law

    Posted Jan 28th 2014, 09:39pm by AFP

    ... boost to wildlife protection efforts. "It's a landmark ruling that sets a precedent for those involved in smuggling," Paul Udoto said, saying stricter sentences would make ... to be fuelled by demand in Asia and the Middle East. Ivory is sought after for jewellery and decorative objects, while Asian consumers continue to buy smuggled rhino horn- which is composed of keratin, ...



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