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Wildlife and Natural Environment Act (Northern Ireland) 2011

Section 19 - Offences: possession of articles for purposes of committing offences

This Section will make it an offence for anyone to be in possession of any article that is to be used for committing an offence under the Wildlife Order, for example, persons with spades and dogs in the pursuit of badger baiting.

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