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Big Game hunting in Spain

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Offline Technopat

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« Reply #20 on: January 21, 2008, 12:42 PM »
On the other hand it's only been two years since they were caught red-handed. And so the two-year jail sentence will now probably not be imposed (anyone out there a lawyer?).
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« Reply #21 on: January 21, 2008, 21:27 PM »

In todays Diario de Soria there was an article on a Hunter who was ordered to pay 1,754 euros to a driver who hit a Red Deer on the road and killed it.  This is the third incident of this type in CyL, where a hunter has been ordered to pay a motorist. 

Good idea, but I cant help thinking that more speed cameras would do a better job in preventing these incidents.  I have had deer jump infront of me on several ocassions, I drive slowly so I get to enjoy them pass.

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« Reply #22 on: January 30, 2008, 16:05 PM »
In English at the Olive Press website


But the guy has gone to prison... And the law has enforced itself by placing someone in prison that broke it... 2 years probably is not enough but the fines hopefully will hit the guy even harder and maybe the business will fail due to this financial pressure...

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