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New Year’s Eve Possum Drop

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State Folds In Lawsuit Over NC Possum Drop

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Barring a change in state law, the annual New Year’s Eve Possum Drop in the mountains of North Carolina will have to carry on without a live animal. The North Carolina […]

CBS Charlotte–02/01/2013

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Organizer Won’t Say If Live Possum Used On New Year’s Following PETA Lawsuit

The organizer of a New Year’s Eve Possum Drop in western North Carolina kept folks guessing on whether he used a live specimen to ring in 2013.