Sept. 24, 2020

MCHH 224: Shark Fin Bust Stops $8 Million Worth Of Illegal Fins From Getting On The Black Market

MCHH 224: Shark Fin Bust Stops $8 Million Worth Of Illegal Fins From Getting On The Black Market

Authorities in Georgia have seized $8 million worth of Shark Fins as well as diamonds and other illegal goods from being transported out of the country. The Shark FIns had illegal paperwork that said the fins were acquired legally. The MCHH Crew...


Authorities in Georgia have seized $8 million worth of Shark Fins as well as diamonds and other illegal goods from being transported out of the country. The Shark FIns had illegal paperwork that said the fins were acquired legally.

The MCHH Crew discusses how NGOs had predicted the illegal paper trick would be used to smuggle fins out of the country. 

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