Three convicted for illegal Sandalwood export in Perth

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May 1, 2021 - Perth, Australia

Three illegal timber exporters were sentenced after pleading guilty of illegally exporting a total of 208.5 tonnes of Sandalwood to the value of $3 million at the Perth District court. The three individuals were convicted and sentenced to terms of imprisonment but released on good behavior.

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