12 Million Pounds Illegal Honey = 5 Years Jail

Ex-Honey Import Worker Gets 2 Years For Skirting Duties. Another gets 5 years.

Law360, Chicago (June 22, 2012, 4:16 PM ET) -- An Illinois federal judge sentenced a former honey import worker to two years in prison Friday for participating in a scheme to avoid nearly $1.5 million in anti-dumping duties by falsely declaring the origin of Chinese honey, a charge stemming from a larger probe into an alleged honey smuggling ring. 


Information provided by True Source Honey

Available online at:  http://home.ezezine.com/1636/1636-2012.

(The above brought us by CATCH THE BUZZ (Kim Flottum) Bee Culture, The Magazine of American Beekeeping, published by A.I. Root Company.)