Oregon joins fight against shark finning

http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/greenspace/2011/08/shark-finning-ban-oregon.html

4 August 2011

Oregon Gov. John Kitzhaber signed bill HB 2838 Thursday, banning the sale, trade and possession of shark fins. The fins are often cut from a live shark, which is then tossed back in the ocean to bleed to death, drown or be attacked by other predators.

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