Tag Archives: Eric Burman

North Star Seafood Inc purveyor to pay $250K for Lacey Act Violations

A Pompano Beach seafood purveyor who federal prosecutors allege conspired to sell live spiny lobsters caught in the Florida Keys to China must pay a $250,000 fine and serve three years probation. Read more here 13:35

Feds bust Boca man for illegally taking, then shipping, Florida Keys lobster

A Boca Raton man pleaded not guilty in federal court in Key West Friday to taking, possessing, transporting and selling Florida Keys spiny lobster in violation of federal law. Eric Burman, 60, faces a possible sentence of up to five years in prison, supervised release of up to three years and a fine of up to $250,000. Read more here  16:09