Manhattan Antiques Store Admits Selling Millions in Illegal Ivory


July 26, 2017 | Wall Street Journal

Manhattan Antiques Store Admits Selling Millions in Illegal IvoryThe owners of a Manhattan antiques store pleaded guilty on Wednesday for selling millions of dollars in illegal elephant ivory…“When a search warrant was executed at Metropolitan Fine Arts & Antiques, more than $4.5 million of ivory from more than a dozen slaughtered elephants was recovered—making this the largest seizure of illegal elephant ivory…