Legislation aims at bagging 'trophy' poachers November 30, 2012 Michigan

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Legislation aims at bagging 'trophy' poachers November 30, 2012 Michigan, Port Huron Times Herald
... The legislation, including a bill sponsored by Sen. Phil Pavlov of St. Clair Township, increases the penalty for stealing a trophy-class deer and also tries to make it more difficult for poachers to go places they shouldn’t... Other states have similar laws, some harsher. Kansas, for instance, just implemented a similar sliding scale and a violator caught with a 178-class buck would have to repay the state more than $12,000...

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