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*Posted: Submitted by wtanaka (648) on Tue, 2006-01-31 11:49. | Subject: Train Ticket Scalping

An article about railway ticket scalping (and a campaign against it) in the L.A. times.

One thing I found interesting is: 

Many turned out to be pregnant women or those carrying babies, since under Chinese law these groups are exempt from arrest or fines.

If that's true, that would explain porn merchants carrying babies.

Nor is she particularly concerned for the latest police crackdown. "Even the police need to buy from us when it comes time to go back home," she adds.

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