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Broccoli causing trouble again. CBP finds 3,100 lbs of marijuana hidden in a shipment of it

Packages of marijuana. Boxes of broccoli

PortandTerminal.com, May 23, 2020 President H.W. Bush’s famously hated broccoli. Maybe he had good reason to. PHARR, TX— U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Office of Field Operations (OFO) discovered over 3,000 pounds of marijuana concealed within a commercial shipment of broccoli at a Texas-Mexico border crossing last Saturday. George H.W. Bush at the 1988 Republican National Convention, less than two …

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Sorry, Mom. CBP seizes $1.7M worth of fake perfume at PortMiami

Box wrapped in plastic wrap

PortandTerminal.com, May 3, 2020 Who’s buying their mother fake perfume? MIAMI, FL – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers and import specialists assigned to the Miami Seaport Port intercepted 1,440 cartons, containing more than 60,000 bottles of imported perfume bearing counterfeit trademarks, just ahead of Mother’s Day. If genuine, the seized perfumes would have an estimated manufacturer’s suggested retail price of more than …

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