Recent Examples of importation from the Web
The industry hired former FBI director Louis Freeh to study the impact of importation.
The justification that the Supreme Court has given for relaxing the normal protections there is that there’s a strong national interest in preventing importation of dangerous items and of contraband.
The following year, it was listed on Appendix 1 of the International Convention on Trade in Endangered Species of Fauna and Flora, prohibiting its importation to the United States.
In Oertwich's case, the banishment order was contingent on him being charged in state court with alcohol importation, but he was never charged with a crime, Pevehouse said.
The industry hired the former F.B.I. director Louis Freeh to study the impact of importation.
But for Dr. Swingle’s timely importation, the Medjool might have been lost to the world forever.
To fill the void, the government passed a law subsidizing the importation of foreign contract workers.
Luis Eudoro Valencia of Perris, Calif., was charged Wednesday with smuggling and unlawful importation of wildlife, after customs officers noticed the cub in his car, according to the criminal complaint.
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