Shark fin

Shark fins in a bag await delivery at a wholesale warehouse in Hong Kong (Laurent Fievet)

Proposed Shark Fin Ban Makes Waves In SF

A California proposal to outlaw the title ingredient in shark fin soup, a traditional Chinese delicacy, has turned into a recipe for controversy in San Francisco, home to the nation’s oldest Chinatown.

CBS San Francisco–05/06/2011

Shark fins in a bag await delivery at a wholesale warehouse in Hong Kong (Laurent Fievet)

California Legislation Would Ban Sale Of Shark Fin

Less than one week after Chinese New Year, California legislators have introduced a bill to ban the possession, sale and distribution of shark fins used in a traditional soup.

CBS San Francisco–02/14/2011

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