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Mackerel caught in UK's biggest illegal fishing case

This article was originally published in Foodnews

SIX fishermen from Scotland have pleaded guilty in the Edinburgh High Court of making false declarations regarding more than GBP15 million of mackerel and herring they landed at Lerwick, Shetland, between 2002 and 2005. The six skippers falsely declared the quantity of fish they landed as a means of evading the annual quota.


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