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City Won't Rent Space in Center to Circus

July 25, 2003

The Albuquerque Journal reported the city of Albuquerque turned down Sterling and Reid Bros. Circus's request to rent space in the city's convention center.

Leonard Garcia, acting director at the Albuquerque Convention Center, was concerned about Sterling and Reid's history of violations of the federal Animal Welfare Act.

"It wasn't wise for us to bring that piece of business to the convention center," he said.

Full story: http://www.abqjournal.com/news/65794news07-24-03.htm
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City Won’t Rent Space in Center to Circus, Albuquerque Journal, July 25, 2003
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