Commercial Crab Fisherman Sentenced for Crabbing in Marine Protected Area

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Steven Anello, 54, of Bodega Bay, was sentenced January 3 to 36 months of informal probation, forfeiture of the proceeds of Dungeness crabs illegally taken, payment of a $10,000 fine, 20 hours of community service work and five days in jail. Anello was also ordered to stay out of Stewarts Point Marine Conservation Area during his probation.

Read article here:  http://cdfgnews.wordpress.com/2013/01/11/commercial-crab-fisherman-sentenced-for-crabbing-in-marine-protected-area-off-sonoma-county/

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