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Re: A slap on the hand [RANT]



 Aaron.Sticht@qwest.com (Sticht, Aaron) states:
    
<< The case in point that I refer to is the sad sad case of Sue the T-Rex.  
Not
only did Peter Larson have to pay enormous fines for his collection of what
he believed were legally obtained fossils, but he also had to spend time in
jail as a consequence. >>  

       Myth. No fines nor jail time resulted from the collection of the Field 
Museum Tyrannosaurus. That matter was a question of ownership. And that 
should be Sotheby's, not Christie's. DV