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Old 10th September 2019
Originally Posted by piano View Post
In the case of Brazilian Rosewood, it steps on Americans ability to buy an affordable instrument made of the wood.

It also stepped on the right of an American who wanted to grow more Brazilian trees. He was jailed and fined for attempting to do just that.
I don’t believe that there are any constitutional amendments protecting your ability to buy affordable instruments. Would you also like ivory piano keys and guitar cases lined with Siberian tiger skin?

Not sure about that scenario with the tree guy but I’m sure there’s more to it than just being stepped on by “the man.” There always is.