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December 27, 2011 7:24 AM

Bid to curb nationwide snake sales stalls, swallowed by White House bureaucracy

A proposal to ban the import and interstate sale of Burmese pythons and eight other large exotic snakes has stalled, swallowed up in White House bureaucracy for nearly a year. A bipartisan group of lawmakers has written letters urging the Obama administration to approve the snake ban.

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