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Friday
Jan152010

17 year sentence for rhino poacher in Zimbabwe

A man convicted of killing and de-horning a rhino in Matendere Range has been sentenced to 17 years in jail, 10 years of it suspended on payment of USD120,000 in restitution. He was arrested following a gun battle with Police and Parks Authorities, reports AllAfrica.com

Zimbabwe: Poacher Gets 17 Years, AllAfrica.com, 15 January 2010

More at: http://allafrica.com/stories/201001150219.html

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