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Elderly Man Facing Cockfighting Charges

PLYMOUTH — An 80-year-old man from Plymouth faces animal cruelty charges after humane society officers found three cockfighting roosters on his property in October.

Police report that they received a tip that Patrick Stone had roosters in individual cages on his property. 43 more words

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The underground world of cockfighting

OKLAHOMA CITY – Cockfighting has been illegal in Oklahoma for more than a decade now.

Voters decided to outlaw the sport.

However, there is still an underground world of cockfighting in this country, and this state. 911 more words

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The Day Orlando Lost: Colombia Cockfighting In Photos

BEACON

When two men on Colombia’s Caribbean coast settle on a deal, they often say ‘palabra de Gallero,’ which means ‘Cockfighter’s word’. It means something along the lines of this: my promise to you is public and now written in stone. 65 more words

Colombia

Damned Roosters

BEACON

You didn’t have to take more than one glance at Orlando de la Rosa to know how bad he had lost. Orlando de la Rosa leaned in on the rim of the arena and his black cowboy hat dipped down slightly. 107 more words

Colombia

Romanian princess gets probation for role in cockfighting business in US

PORTLAND, Ore. – A Romanian princess was sentenced Wednesday to probation after apologizing for her role in a cockfighting enterprise that she said brought shame to her and her family. 350 more words

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Walmart: Save Money. Live Better.

Save Money. Live Better.

Their words. Not mine.

Walmart’s simplistic four word slogan, which undoubtedly cost the Waltons and company an unnoticed fortune, is a painstakingly contrived and punctuated tagline delivering their banal message without ambiguity: Save Money. 416 more words

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Women and War

I’m currently restricted to prepay internet, which means that I pay for every byte, so I’ve spent a lot of time offline, plumbing the archives of my computer. 1,791 more words

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