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Old 10-25-2010, 10:57 AM   #1
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Default Official: Men who shot swans near Rosston broke no laws

Official: Men who shot swans near Rosston broke no laws
By Renatta Signorini, LEADER TIMES
Saturday, October 16, 2010

http://www.pittsburghlive.com/x/lead.../s_704715.html
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Gary Toward, state Game Commission conservation officer, said he has followed up on the incident and determined that hunting rules did not apply in the case because the birds were not "classified as game animals."
The species of swan shot near the Rosston Eddy Marina on Sept. 11 — mute swans — are not protected in Pennsylvania because they are considered an invasive species.
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