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Suspect in illegal fireworks bust changes plea to guilty


A man arrested in connection with a large fireworks bust changed his plea to guilty in federal court Wednesday.

Brandon Kaai, 42, was first taken into custody in December… 334 more words

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Attorney general: Cargo inspections targeting illegal fireworks could pass legal scrutiny

A proposal to inspect shipping containers for illegal fireworks is gaining momentum. The state attorney general has just issued a legal opinion on the bill. 433 more words

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Could random shipping inspections keep illegal fireworks from entering Hawaii?


There’s a renewed effort to stop the flow of illegal fireworks into Hawaii.

State Sen. Will Espero is hoping a deadly New Year’s Eve accident involving fireworks will convince his colleagues to pass a stricter law. 461 more words

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Woman killed in fireworks explosion remembered as 'kind, fun-loving and dependable'

Kind, fun-loving and dependable — that’s how family and friends remember the woman killed from an illegal fireworks explosion shortly after midnight New Year’s Day. 551 more words

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Councilwoman on illegal fireworks: 'There is only so much lawmakers can do'

Selling, using, or even having illegal fireworks could send you to jail for up to five years.

Despite the penalty, people are still willing to risk their freedom and their lives to make their new year start with a bang. 259 more words

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Neighbors Encourage Each Other To Report Celebratory Gunfire And Illegal Fireworks

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DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Dallas Police prepared for a long night of responding to reports of illegal fireworks and celebratory gunshots on New Year’s Eve. 292 more words

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Dallas Officers Patrolling For Fireworks

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DALLAS (CBS11) – New Year’s Eve is the second biggest day for fireworks sales in North Texas.

Possessing them however, is illegal within most city limits. 181 more words

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