3rd Degree is in possession of shocking video footage that calls into question the decision this week to drop charges against six accused in the illegal rhino trade case. Over 450 (588) rhino have been slaughtered for their horns so far this year. So South Africans collectively breathed a sigh of relief when Thai national Chumlong Lemtongthai pleaded guilty this week to trading in rhino horn. But their relief was short-lived. In a move that has outraged animal activists, the prosecution dropped charges against Chumlong's co-accused, allowing them to walk free. It was claimed the men knew nothing about any illegal activities, but the video footage tells a very different story. This week 3rd Degree blows the lid on a wild-life trafficking syndicate that spans the globe from South African game farmers to rhino horn dealers in South-East Asia
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