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Leonys Martin #2 of the Texas Rangers (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Guilty Plea Entered By Cuban Ballplayer Smuggler, Has Ties To Leonys Martin

A man accused of leading a human trafficking ring has pleaded guilty to U.S. extortion charges involving the smuggling of more than 1,000 Cubans, including baseball players such as Rangers outfielder Leonys Martin.

08/22/2014

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Dallas Man Indicted For Smuggling Dead Hummingbirds From Mexico

A 53-year-old Dallas man has been indicted on charges of smuggling dead hummingbirds from Mexico into the United States.

05/16/2014

A venomous rattlesnake tastes the air. (credit: David McNew/Getty Images)

Texas Man Pleads Guilty To Smuggling Snakes On Planes

An East Texas man has pleaded guilty to smuggling snakes on several planes from South America to the United States.

06/18/2013

A private jet. (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Man Sentenced For Human Smuggling Via Plane To Texas

A Mexican man has been sentenced to prison for trying to smuggle illegal immigrants onto a charter flight bound for a major Texas city.

11/29/2012

A parrot prepares to fly from it's nest. (credit: Deshakalyan Chowdhury/AFP/Getty Images)

Texas Man Caught Smuggling Birds In Pants

A Texas man caught trying to smuggle baby parrots back from Mexico by putting the birds in his pants has been fined more than $2,600.

03/30/2012