Parliamentary Questions and Answers
Question 364 - Answered on 12th October, 2004
Tony Gregory: To ask the Minister for the Environment, Heritage and Local Government the number of prosecutions taken by his Department for the unlawful capture of hares; the locations at which the captures took place; the outcome of the prosecutions; if the purpose of the unlawful captures was established in each case; and if he will make a statement on the matter.
For WRITTEN answer on Tuesday, 12th October, 2004.
Ref No: 24388/04
Minister for the Environment, Heritage and Local Government (Mr. Roche): Two relevant prosecutions are currently under way. Pending the outcome, it would not be appropriate to specify further details of these prosecutions at this stage.