California court upholds ban on ivory and rhino horn

The Los Angeles Superior Court upheld California’s ban on trade in ivory and rhino horn, rejecting claims by the Ivory Education Institute that the new law was unconstitutional.

Mongabay

Last updated on 06 December 2016

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
United States of America
Threats: 
Illegal trade
Species: 
Loxodonta africana
Species group: 
Terrestrial mammals