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Treasured gift gone: Woman loses MMPA prohibited seal skin purse at border

Nora Fitzgerald always liked the attention her seal skin purse garnered, but not the kind it drew at a United States border crossing. Fitzgerald had no idea seal skin products were prohibited from being taken into the United States. Their crossing was going rather routine until a female agent asked about her purse. She said she was told seal is an endangered species, and fur products were not to be taken across the border. Read the rest here 17:43