[meteorite-list] Not met. Related - Friend On Meteorite List
From: Michael Farmer <mike_at_meteoritecentral.com>
Date: Tue, 9 Dec 2014 11:50:43 +0900
Of course it is, if in order to get around local laws! Arizona has very high-priced cigarette taxes. People were buying by mail and having them sent from other states.
Lots of people went to prison for smuggling.
Good luck with that.
> On Dec 9, 2014, at 10:52 AM, Michael Blood via Meteorite-list <meteorite-list at meteoritecentral.com> wrote:
> Hi Mike,
> To the best of my knowledge, shipping within the US
> Is in no way a violation of law.
> Thanks, though, for your concern, Mike.
> Best regards, Michael
>> On 12/8/14 5:51 AM, "Michael Farmer" <mike at meteoriteguy.com> wrote:
>> That is a crime, you really want someone to receive and ship goods to you in
>> violation of California law? They could be prosecuted for that.
>> Sent from my iPad
>>> On Dec 8, 2014, at 6:55 PM, Michael Blood via Meteorite-list
>>> <meteorite-list at meteoritecentral.com> wrote:
>>> NOTE: THIS IS NOT METEORITE INFORMATION
>>> Hi All,
>>> Hope you all had a wonderful Thanksgiving.
>>> As some of you know, I grow exotic plants, have a
>>> Greenhouse, etc.
>>> Unfortunately, CA is THE worst state when it comes
>>> To importing plants.
>>> I have taken to growing cuttings of Plumeria - the
>>> Tropical plant that produces the flowers used in Hawaii for
>>> Leis. There are some very exciting hybrids being grown in
>>> Thailand. However, though all of the other 49 states allow
>>> Importation, CA refuses - even though all cuttings have been
>>> Submerged in malathion for 30 minutes, have a governmental
>>> Declaration of same and no creature or fungus or the like could
>>> Ever survive even a 30 second dunk in the stuff.
>>> So, what I need is a friend on the list who is willing to receive
>>> Shipping and re-box them and send to me Registered Mail.
>>> Of course, I will pay all costs and get the person
>>> Free Priority Mail boxes and prepaid shipping labels
>>> So they do not have to stand in line at the post office or
>>> Anything like that. Just sign for the package, slip it in
>>> The Priority Mail box, print the prepaid label and drop
>>> It off at a post office without waiting in line.
>>> This needs to be someone in a state other than CA
>>> And is home to sign for the boxes when they arrive (a few times).
>>> If anyone is willing to do this for me I will cover all expenses
>>> And express my gratitude with a nice meteorite specimen.
>>> Please contact me off list and change the subject box
>>> So it does not read "Meteorite List"
>>> Thanks for your consideration, Michael
>>> Visit the Archives at http://www.meteorite-list-archives.com
>>> Meteorite-list mailing list
>>> Meteorite-list at meteoritecentral.com
> Visit the Archives at http://www.meteorite-list-archives.com
> Meteorite-list mailing list
> Meteorite-list at meteoritecentral.com
Received on Mon 08 Dec 2014 09:50:43 PM PST