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    Poacher sentenced

    A "gentleman" was recently sentenced for a 21 count complaint on the Kenai Peninsula. He wasted 3 moose plus other charges;

    Fined $100,000
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    forfeit rifle and ATV
    No hunting for 3 years.

    I would have liked more than 3 years loss of hunting privileges, but hey, the rest of the sentence is a pretty good start!

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    he got off lite.
    should kill him. revive him
    kill him. revive him.


    then kill him and toss his body into the nearest human waste facility.
    AS GOES THE CHURCH, SO GOES THE NATION


    tolerance of the nation ,makes the nation an obamination !

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    Nice work by AK game and fish.

    Here in NE, ranch-hand shot five speed-goats out of season...game and parks was driving down highway and caught them red-handed. $5,000 fine, no loss of hunting privileges.

    Ranchers here hate antelope...not sure if that played in to the sentence. Attorney may have done a good job...who knows.

    I've got two buddies who live in AK. Said when the game and fish wardens approach people, they often do so with handguns drawn.

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    Id say that is pretty darn good compared to what they get in the lower 48! Good job!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Daubs View Post
    Nice work by AK game and fish.

    Here in NE, ranch-hand shot five speed-goats out of season...game and parks was driving down highway and caught them red-handed. $5,000 fine, no loss of hunting privileges.

    Ranchers here hate antelope...not sure if that played in to the sentence. Attorney may have done a good job...who knows.

    I've got two buddies who live in AK. Said when the game and fish wardens approach people, they often do so with handguns drawn.
    I'm not sure I agree with your buddies on the handgun thing. That was my career, and I never approached anyone that way. Things may have gone sour after I retired though!!
    Last edited by AKaviator; 12-10-2018 at 08:07 PM.

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    Quote Originally Posted by AKaviator View Post
    I'm not sure I agree with your buddies on the handgun thing. That was my career, and I never approached anyone that way. Things may have sour after I retired though!!
    Been approached by law enforcement in AK, they were polite and professional.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Daubs View Post

    I've got two buddies who live in AK. Said when the game and fish wardens approach people, they often do so with handguns drawn.
    I think that would all depend on what the people that are being approached were doing at the time.
    If you don't care where you are, you are not lost....

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    Quote Originally Posted by Daubs View Post
    Nice work by AK game and fish.

    Here in NE, ranch-hand shot five speed-goats out of season...game and parks was driving down highway and caught them red-handed. $5,000 fine, no loss of hunting privileges.

    Ranchers here hate antelope...not sure if that played in to the sentence. Attorney may have done a good job...who knows.

    I've got two buddies who live in AK. Said when the game and fish wardens approach people, they often do so with handguns drawn.
    This was the one that really pissed me off.
    http://www.biggamehunt.net/blogs/bgh...ching-nebraska

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    Quote Originally Posted by JimP View Post
    I think that would all depend on what the people that are being approached were doing at the time.
    They were fishing on the Kenai River, said to have been way off the beaten path.

    That's the story he tells...but thinking back on it...he did tend to embellish a bit.

    I quote friend of mine often when she states, "the truth is probably somewhere in the middle..."

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    And we all know that fishermen never stretch the truth.
    If you don't care where you are, you are not lost....

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