Oregon Merchant Convicted of Selling Shark Fins
A 52-year-old woman was convicted of selling shark fins at a Portland, Ore, grocery store earlier this month – the first under the state’s 2011 law related to shark fins.
Agnes Yu, of Happy Valley, pleaded guilty to one count of possessing, selling, or trading shark fin, after selling dried shark fin through Wing Ming Herbs, a specialty food store in SE Portland she and her husband own. She was convinced on June 4 and subsequently was sentenced to 12 months bench probation, $1,000 in fines and $360 in restitutions ...
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