Re: Re: Re: I thought it was ILLEGAL in the states?!?!?!?!

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Posted by tleemay on July 19, 2007 at 20:26:10:

In Reply to: Re: Re: I thought it was ILLEGAL in the states?!?!?!?! posted by ChrisM on July 19, 2007 at 17:10:28:

I would think it is illegal too Chris, but I have seen it for
sale in feeeze dried foil packages as recently as this past
winter... in a Long Beach... at a mom & pop grocery store...
on W. Willow Ave... somewhere W of the 710 Fwy.

Do ya think that for the price the fins fetch, someone actually
ships in entire shark carcas to the US only to use the fins
once here? I hope not. But perhaps that's how the list of local
restaurants procures this "mystical magical" ingredient. I have
eaten shark fin soup overseas and I have to say I wasn't

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