MS - 17 plead guilty to hunting violations
Associated Press - August 7, 2008 5:24 AM ET
GULFPORT, Miss. (AP) - Seventeen people have pleaded guilty in
federal court to illegal mourning dove hunting in Harrison County last
Fines ranged from between $500 and $3,500.
They also were ordered Wednesday by U.S. Magistrate Robert H. Walker
not to hunt migratory birds for one year.
Agents from the U.S. and Mississippi Fish and Wildlife services
raided a field on September 22, 2007 and filed misdemeanor charges
ranging from baiting a field to taking migratory birds over a baited
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