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Study: 1 in 3 fish are imported illegally into the US

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Yellowfin Tuna steaks are seen for sale at the Eastern Market February 25, 2014, in Washington, DC. PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images

There are some fishy practices going on in the global seafood trade.

A recent study found that as many as one in three fish imported into the U.S. is done so illegally. Tony Pitcher, co-author of the study and a professor of fisheries at the University of British Columbia, joins the show with more. 

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