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Join Date: Oct 2006
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Thanks CD - HAHA, well as a newbie, I didn't pay attention to the dates.
In case you are interested the Oz sailor is a slightly eccentirc but wealthy individual who owns an old freighter that he converted into his private motor yacht. It's a lovely old thing, not huge but big enough. I saw her when she was in Sydney a couple of years back.
He was charged on the basis that he had not declared the weapons. From memory he claimed he had. They where supposedly only for defence against
I don't remember if he was acquited or he did a deal but he was not jailed.
Andrew B (Malö 39 Classic)
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