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AAHC-PAC Breeders Raffle

The AAHC-PAC will be having a breeders raffle. Tickets are $10 a piece, one ticket will have the possibility of winning any of the items (trios), and you do not need to be present to win. If your ticket wins a trio, you will receive a certificate to mail the breeder with the shipping fee. The fowl will come direct from the breeder. The raffle will be done on May 3rd, 2003 at Red River Game Club during their "Cinco de Mayo" derby.

The derby is a 2 day event (May 2nd,3rd) Prelim May 2nd 4 cock 200-100-100
May 3rd, 7 cock 800-200-200 (S/K and L/K only).

At the present time we have over 20 trios and more will be added to this list as the raffle draws near. This is an excellent chance to obtain fowl from some of the BEST breeders in the WORLD, and at the same time help a good cause.
Below is a partial list of some of the breeders that have donated and will be raffled.

To purchase a tickets please contact Sharon (Treasurer). You can purchase tickets using PayPal by sending payment to stgba@aol.com or you can pay by money order to:

Sharon McFarlane
POB 56
Slidell, TX. 76267

Be sure to include your full name, address, and phone number in the payment and she will mail your ticket stubs to you.

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Items to be donated...
Mr.Oscar Akins of Bull Run Farms~Trio
Mr. Bobby Fairchild of Clear Creek Farms~ Trio
Mr. Jeff Hudspeth of Cedar Creek Farms~Trio
Mr. Sam Caudle of Diamond C Farms~ Pair, Kelso
Mr. Jerry Ellerd of Ohatchee gamefarms~ Trio
Mr. Mick & Don Blansett of Southern Crossfarms~ Trio,Hatch
Dr. John Kozura of Penn-Tex farms~ Trio
Mr. Buster Whatley of Triple Crown farms~ Trio,Butchers
Mr. Jimmy Tyler of Shocker gamefarms~ 2 pairs Uchee pines gamefarms~2 hens
Mr. Travis Clark of Stone County fams~Trio,Kelso
Mr. Frank Myers of 3 Rivers gamefarm~ Trio of Law Greys
Mr. Darwin Blackburn of Blackburn gamefarms~Trio,YL Hatch
Mr. Hubert Ward of Showtime farms~ Trio Kelso
Mr. Chuck Berry of Blue Duc farms~Trio Blues
Mr. Johnny Stansell of Gavilan Club farms~Trio Hatch
Mr. Mike Cox of Bama Sports farms~ Trio
Mr. Jorge Vasquez of Flying J farms~ Trio Sweaters
Mr. Bobby Jones of Bobby Jones farms~Trio Kelso
Mr. Larry Romero of Green Jeans farms~Trio
Mr. Stub Poyner ~Trio
Mr. Sidney Kinsaul of S & W GameFarms ~ Trio YL Hatch

This is just a partial list, more will be added as the date nears.
Thank You to all that have donated you are greatly appreciated! Once again for tickets:

Sharon McFarlane
POB 56
Slidell, TX. 76267

(940) 466-9381
stgba@aol.com

YFIS,
Steve "Pollo" Valdez
Director AAHC-PAC
 
 

 
Police Find Wounded Man, Cockfighting Ring
Robbery May Have Led To Shooting
MIAMI -- Police say when they responded to a report of a shooting, they found a wounded man and a cockfighting operation.

Officers went to 17399 N.W. 132 Ave. and found a man who had been shot in the face, they said possibly during a robbing attempt. The man was airlifted to Jackson Memorial Hospital. Another man was also reportedly suffered a head injury, but the exact nature of his wound is not known. He was taken to Palmetto Hospital.

Officers investigating the shooting found more than 50 fighting cocks that were shaved and marked for fighting as well as a stadium area designed for cockfighting. They also reported finding a large amount of cash.

Police are continuing to look for the suspect in the shooting.

Watch Channel 10 News for more on this developing story.

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New Mexico's legislative session ends March 22
 
New Mexico HB559
 
CONSUMER AND PUBLIC AFFAIRS COMMITTEE
DO PASS The roll call vote was 7 For 1 Against
Now referred to the AGRICULTURE AND WATER RESOURCES COMMITTEE
 

 
Oklahoma SB835.........
 
To Be Voted On Tuesday, March 11,2003 at 9;30A.M.
 

THE STATE SENATE

Tuesday, February 25, 2003

Committee Substitute for

Senate Bill No. 835

COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE FOR SENATE BILL NO. 835 - By: SHURDEN of the Senate and LEIST of the House.

An Act relating to crimes and punishments; amending Provisions No. 1 through 9 of State Question 687, Petition No. 365 (21 O.S. Supp. 2002, Sections 1692.1, 1692.2, 1692.3, 1692.4, 1692.5, 1692.6, 1692.7, 1692.8, and 1692.9), which relate to cockfighting; modifying definitions; deleting prohibitions to certain equipment and apparatuses; deleting prohibition to owning, possessing, training or keeping certain birds; deleting felony penalty; providing misdemeanor penalty; providing for seizure and forfeiture of certain contraband; prohibiting return of seized contraband; construing certain provisions for purpose of prosecution; expanding exemptions; and declaring an emergency.

BE IT ENACTED BY THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF OKLAHOMA:

SECTION . AMENDATORY Provision No. 1, State Question No. 687, Petition No. 365 (21 O.S. Supp. 2002, Section 1692.1), is amended to read as follows:

Section 1692.1 As used in Sections 1692.2 through 1692.9 of this act title:

A. 1. "Cockfight" or "cockfighting" is means a planned fight between birds, whether or not game fowl instituted for the purpose of gaming or sport where the game fowl are fitted with spurs, knives, or gaffs, and whether or not bets or wagers are made on the outcome of the fight, and includes any training fight in which birds are intended or encouraged to attack or fight with one another.

B. "Equipment used for training or handling a fighting bird" includes 2. "Cockfighting equipment" means spurs, knives or gaffs, cages, pens, feeding apparatuses, training pens and other related devices and equipment, and is hereby declared contraband and subject to seizure which are fitted to game fowl for the purpose of fighting or training for a cockfight.

SECTION . AMENDATORY Provision No. 2, State Question No. 687, Petition No. 365 (21 O.S. Supp. 2002, Section 1692.2), is amended to read as follows:

Section 1692.2 Every person who willfully instigates or encourages any cockfight, upon conviction, shall be guilty of a felony misdemeanor. The penalty for a conviction of any violation of this section shall be as provided in Section 8 1692.8 of this act title.

SECTION . AMENDATORY Provision No. 3, State Question No. 687, Petition No. 365 (21 O.S. Supp. 2002, Section 1692.3), is amended to read as follows:

Section 1692.3 Every person who keeps any pit or other place for the purpose of cockfighting, or knowingly provides any cockfighting equipment or facilities to be used in permitting any cockfight, upon conviction, shall be guilty of a felony misdemeanor.

The penalty for a conviction of any violation of this section shall be as provided in Section 8 1692.8 of this act title.

SECTION . AMENDATORY Provision No. 3, State Question No. 687, Petition No. 365 (21 O.S. Supp. 2002, Section 1692.4), is amended to read as follows:

Section 1692.4 Every person who knowingly does any act or performs any service in the furtherance of or to facilitate any cockfight, upon conviction, shall be guilty of a felony misdemeanor as provided in Section 1692.8 of this title. Such activities and services specifically prohibited by this section include, but are not limited to: promoting or refereeing of birds game fowl at a cockfight, advertising a cockfight, or serving as a stakes holder of any money wagered on any cockfight. The penalty for a conviction of any violation of this section shall be as provided in Section 8 1692.8 of this act title.

SECTION . AMENDATORY Provision No. 5, State Question No. 687, Petition No. 365 (21 O.S. Supp. 2002, Section 1692.5), is amended to read as follows:

Section 1692.5 Every person who owns, possesses, keeps, or trains fits any bird game fowl with cockfighting equipment with the intent that such bird game fowl shall be engaged in a cockfight, upon conviction, shall be guilty of a felony misdemeanor. The

penalty for a conviction of any violation of this section shall be as provided in Section 8 1692.8 of this act title.

SECTION . AMENDATORY Provision No. 6, State Question No. 687, Petition No. 365 (21 O.S. Supp. 2002, Section 1692.6), is amended to read as follows:

Section 1692.6 Every person who is knowingly present as a spectator at any place, building, or other site where preparations are being made for a cockfight with the intent to be present at or participate in such preparation or for a cockfight, or who is knowingly and willfully present at such any cockfight, upon conviction shall be guilty of a misdemeanor punishable by a fine not exceeding Two Hundred Dollars ($200.00).

SECTION . AMENDATORY Provision No. 7, State Question No. 687, Petition No. 365 (21 O.S. Supp. 2002, Section 1692.7), is amended to read as follows:

Section 1692.7 Following the conviction of a person for Sections 2, 3, 4, or 5 of this act, the court entering the judgment shall order that the birds and knives or gaffs used in violation of this act be forfeited to the state, and may order that any and all equipment described in Section 1 used in violation of this act be forfeited to the state Every law enforcement officer is authorized to seize for purposes of forfeiture any cockfighting equipment present at any cockfight. A separate forfeiture proceeding shall be held by the court to properly dispose of any seized cockfighting equipment. The owner or interested party of any seized cockfighting equipment shall not be eligible for return of any cockfighting equipment.SECTION . AMENDATORY Provision No. 8, State Question No. 687, Petition No. 365 (21 O.S. Supp. 2002, Section 1692.8), is amended to read as follows:

Section 1692.8 A. Every person who is guilty of a felony under convicted of a violation of any of the provisions of Sections 2, 3, 4, or 5 1692.2 through 1692.6 of this act title shall be punished by imprisonment in the state penitentiary county jail for not less than one (1) year nor more than ten (10) years a term of not more than one (1) year, or shall be fined not less than Two Thousand Dollars ($2,000.00) nor more than Twenty-five Thousand Dollars ($25,000.00) by a fine not exceeding Five Hundred Dollars ($500.00), or by both such fine and imprisonment.

B. Every person who upon conviction is guilty of any of the provisions of Section 6 of this act shall be punished by imprisonment in the county jail for not more than one (1) year, or shall be fined not more than Five Hundred Dollars ($500.00), or by both such fine and imprisonment The number of game fowl present at a cockfight or the quantity of cockfighting equipment present at any cockfight shall not be used to constitute separate violations for purposes of prosecution.

SECTION . AMENDATORY Provision No. 9, State Question No. 687, Petition No. 365 (21 O.S. Supp. 2002, Section 1692.9), is amended to read as follows:

Section 1692.9 Nothing in Sections 1692.2 through 1692.6 of this act title shall be construed to prohibit any of the following:

A. 1. Hunting birds or fowl in accordance with Oklahoma regulation or statute, including but not limited to the sport of hunting game or game fowl with trained raptors.;

B. 2. Agricultural production of fowl for human consumption;

3. Buying, selling, owning, keeping, breeding or possessing birds, fowl or game fowl for food, food products, food production, research, pets, show, prey or any other legal purpose; and

4. Providing veterinarian services or any medical care or treatment to any game fowl or bird, including but not limited to any treatment or service related to inoculation, growth, breeding, examinations, injury, disease, and prevention services.

SECTION . It being immediately necessary for the preservation of the public peace, health and safety, an emergency is hereby declared to exist, by reason whereof this act shall take effect and be in full force from and after its passage and approval.

COMMITTEE REPORT BY: COMMITTEE ON APPROPRIATIONS, dated 2-19-03 - DO PASS, As Amended.

Source: http://www2.lsb.state.ok.us/2003-04SB/sb835_sflr.rtf

 
Measure Date H/S H Jnl S Jnl History Text
SB835   2/3/03   S 227 First Reading
SB835   2/3/03   S 227 Authored by Senator Shurden
SB835   2/3/03   S 227 coauthored by Leist (principal House author)
SB835   2/4/03   S 261 Second Reading referred to Judiciary
SB835   2/5/03   S 264 Withdrawn from Judiciary committee
SB835   2/5/03   S 264 Referred to Appropriations
SB835   2/13/03   S Referred to Appr/Sub-Public Safety and Judiciary
SB835   2/13/03   S Recommendation to the full committee; Do Pass as amended Appr/Sub-Public Safety and Judiciary sub-committee
SB835   2/20/03   S Reported Do Pass, amended by committee substitute Appropriations committee; pending CR
SB835   2/24/03   S 321 Reported Do Pass, amended by committee substitute Appropriations committee; CR filed
SB835   3/4/03   S Pending coauthorship Representative(s) Erwin, Leist