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Category: DOJ

Lumber Liquidators Holdings (LL) Sentenced For Smuggling Illegal Wood Into The U.S.

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Today, Virginia-based company Lumber Liquidators was sentenced to $13.2 million in fines and forfeitures for importing illegal wood and submitting false declarations under the Lacey Act, a conservation law that makes it a crime to import plants and animals taken in violation of state and foreign law. In addition, the company has been placed on a five-year probation, during which it must implement a strict environmental compliance plan. In October 2015, after a two-year... Read More
Posted by Kristina Bran at Monday, February 1, 2016 | 1 comments
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