Feds Seek To Return Tyrannosaurus Skull To Mongolia After Auction Winner Gives It UpFederal authorities in Manhattan said Wednesday they are seeking to return a Tyrannosaurus bataar skull to Mongolia after an anonymous buyer purchased it at auction in the United States in 2007 for $276,000.
US Officials: Dinosaurs Returning Home To MongoliaU.S. officials turned over to the Mongolian government enough 80-million-year-old dinosaur skeletons to stock a museum.
Fossils Dealer Gets 3 Months In Prison For Smuggling Tyrannosaurus SkeletonA New York U.S. District judge on Tuesday sentenced a Florida fossils dealer to three months in prison for smuggling a 70-million-year-old Tyrannosaurus skeleton out of Mongolia.
Smuggled Dinosaur Skeleton Returned To MongoliaIt was seized by Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents after it was sold at auction in New York City for over $1 million last year.
New York City Loses Tax War Against Foreign NationsIndia and other nations with diplomatic housing do not have to pay city property taxes, a federal appeals court ruled Tuesday in a long-running dispute that once reached the Supreme Court.