Report of the Fish and Game Commissioners of Massachusetts, Volumes 31-35

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Page 45 - ... by a fine of not less than twenty dollars nor more than fifty dollars, and imprisonment for not less than ten days nor more than thirty days in the jail of the county wherein such conviction is had, or by both such fine and imprisonment.
Page 117 - Upon the complaint and application of the mayor and aldermen of a city, or the selectmen of a town...
Page 70 - The supreme judicial court or any justice thereof, and the superior court or any justice thereof, shall have jurisdiction in equity to enforce the provisions of this act, and any order made by the state board of health in conformity therewith. Proceedings to enforce any such order shall be instituted and prosecuted by the attorneygeneral upon the request of the state board of health.
Page 115 - Whoever violates any of the provisions of section one of this act shall be deemed guilty of a misdemeanor, and upon conviction thereof, shall be punished by a fine of not less than fifty dollars nor more than five hundred dollars...
Page 118 - Act, be employed in any casual employment after nine o'clock at night, from the first day of April to the first day of October, and after seven o'clock at night from the first day of October to the first day of April.
Page 41 - Deputy. SPRINGFIELD, Nov. 18, 1896. EA BRACKETT, ESQ. DEAR SIR: — I desire to report to the commissioners the result in the deer-shooting case, tried at Huntington, November 12. Samuel D. Crouch, the defendant, was fined $25, which he paid. I desire in this connection to call the attention of the commissioners to the fact that the only law on the statute book for the preservation of deer is that of 1882, which, in the opinion of the court in this section, is very deficient. This man Crouch is now...
Page 114 - ... of the acts of the year eighteen hundred and ninety, is hereby amended by striking out the whole of said section and inserting in place thereof the following: Section 17.
Page 118 - Whoever violates any provision of this act shall be punished by a fine of not less than twenty nor more than one hundred dollars, or by imprisonment in the house of correction for not less than thirty days nor more than six months, or by both such fine and imprisonment.
Page 57 - ... whether taken in this Commonwealth or elsewhere, or wears such feathers for the purpose of dress or ornament, shall be punished as provided in said section...
Page 19 - In some sections snares have been set by the thousands, completely clearing out the ruffed grouse, and, if this nefarious work is not stopped, this finest of game birds will be entirely destroyed. It seems useless for the State to expend money for the protection of game unless this work can be suppressed. All snaring should be prohibited, under severe penalty of fine or imprisonment or both, at the discretion of the court. All sportsmen and all persons who wish to see our game protected should unite...

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