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Jerry Brown Signs Shark Fin Ban

October 7, 2011 | 12:55 pm

Jerry Brown Signs Shark Fin Ban

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Statement from the Governor: SACRAMENTO – Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today signed legislation to protect the oceans and the environment. AB 376, by Assemblyman Paul Fong (D-Cupertino), bans the possession and sale of shark fins in California. The practice of “finning” for culinary purposes has led to substantial declines in shark populations worldwide. “The […]

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