HOME ABOUT CAMPAIGNS CRISIS CENTER ACTIVIST CENTER MEDIA CENTER HUNTING ACCIDENTS C.A.S.H. NEWSLETTER

Hunting Accident File > VIOLATIONS

Ky. man pleads guilty to baiting field, banned from hunting migratory birds for 2 years

February 10, 2012

From TheRepublic.com

LOUISVILLE, Ky. A Kentucky man has been barred from hunting migratory birds for two years after pleading guilty to baiting and hunting mourning doves.
 
U.S. Magistrate Judge Dave Whalin also required 61-year-old Joseph F. Marks of Louisville to pay a $1,000 fine, and $25 in special penalty assessments.
 
Marks pled guilty Feb. 9, to violating the Migratory Bird Treaty Act, a federal wildlife statute which protects migratory birds and regulates the hunting of migratory game birds.
 
Marks was charged in a one count misdemeanor Information on January 26, 2012, with placing bait for the purpose of luring mourning doves.
 
Investigators concluded that between Aug. 31, 2011 and Sept. 3, 2011 Marks placed cracked corn into the ground to keep birds feeding in the area in preparation of a dove hunt.

Return to Hunting Violations index


Fair Use Notice: This document may contain copyrighted material whose use has not been specifically authorized by the copyright owners. We believe that this not-for-profit, educational use on the Web constitutes a fair use of the copyrighted material (as provided for in section 107 of the US Copyright Law). If you wish to use this copyrighted material for purposes of your own that go beyond fair use, you must obtain permission from the copyright owner.

 
 

Home  |  About  |  Campaigns  |  Crisis Center  |  Activists  |  Media  |  Hunting Accidents  |  Newsletter

C.A.S.H.
P.O. Box 13815, Las Cruces, NM 88013
Phone: 575-640-7372
E-mail: CASH@AbolishSportHunting.com 
Joe Miele - President

 

C.A.S.H. is a committee of Wildlife Watch, Inc.
a 501(c)3 Not-for-Profit Corporation.
Contributions are tax-deductible.

All content copyright C.A.S.H. unless otherwise noted.

We welcome your comments
   

Thank you for visiting all-creatures.org

Sponsored & Maintained by The Mary T. and Frank L. Hoffman Family Foundation