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Just in: ULTRA RARE Gibson Les Paul "Maze" - Vintage and Rare Guitars Ltd.

Just in: ULTRA RARE Gibson Les Paul "Maze" - Vintage and Rare Guitars Ltd. | Trade Laws and the Environment | Scoop.it
This is a totally original Collector’s item, one-off factory original finish Les Paul with full Gibson documentation in mint condition with case and tags. Call (01225) 436777 or email enquiries@vintageandrareguitars.com for full details.
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Timelapse: Devastating Deforestation

In this NASA timelapse, satellite images show the rapid deforestation of the amazonian rainforest. Join the conversation on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/...
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Deforestation and Climate Change

Carbon dioxide - large amounts of it - is believed to be the main contributor to climate change. Carbon dioxide is a naturally occurring element in the atmos...
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Gibson Guitar Wails on Federal Raid Over Wood

Gibson Guitar Wails on Federal Raid Over Wood | Trade Laws and the Environment | Scoop.it
The CEO of Gibson Guitar, in the wake of a second raid on its factories over allegedly illegal imports of wood, questions the government's tactics and said it's done nothing wrong.
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Gibson Guitar Plant Raided Raided by Federal Marshals, Wood ...

Gibson Guitar Plant Raided Raided by Federal Marshals, Wood ... | Trade Laws and the Environment | Scoop.it
In stunning development, federal agents raided the Gibson Guitar plant in Nashville for allegedly importing illegal wood. In statements Gibson Guitar CEO Henry Juskiewwicz has repeatedly said he does not know why they ...
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Gibson Guitar To Pay $300,000 in Penalties and Lose Seized Tropical Hardwood

Gibson Guitar To Pay $300,000 in Penalties and Lose Seized Tropical Hardwood | Trade Laws and the Environment | Scoop.it
A guitar maker pays a substantial cost for not insuring that its wood imports were legal.
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The Great Gibson Guitar Raid: Months Later, Still No Charges Filed

"They...come in with weapons, they seized a half-million dollars worth of property, they shut our factory down, and they have not charged us with anything," ...
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Deforestation Stop Motion N&J

A stop motion video, highlighting the effects of deforestation.
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A Closer Look at Gibson Guitar's Legal Troubles

A Closer Look at Gibson Guitar's Legal Troubles | Trade Laws and the Environment | Scoop.it
A lawyer who doubles as a guitar player and aficionado weighs in on Gibson’s troubles over wood shipments.
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Update: Gibson Guitar CEO Says Feds Told Him Problems Would ...

Update: Gibson Guitar CEO Says Feds Told Him Problems Would ... | Trade Laws and the Environment | Scoop.it
The tale of the Gibson guitar raid -- the one focused on the legendary guitar maker's alleged importation and use of illegal wood -- has taken an odd turn. Now CEO Henry Juszkiewicz is claiming the Feds told him that some of ...
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