Dinosaur Skeleton Seized From Queens Warehouse

The skeleton of a 70 million-year-old dinosaur was seized by U.S. authorities from a Queens art warehouse Friday afternoon.

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An image from documents released from the U.S. Attorney's office, shows the fossil of a Tyrannosaurus bataar dinosaur at the center of a lawsuit demanding its return to Mongolia. It was being housed in a Queens warehouse until federal agents seized it Friday.
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The tail of a tyrannosaurus bataar that was seized by Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents from the Cadogan Tate Fine Art warehouse in Sunnyside.
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Bones from an 8-foot-tall, 24-foot-long Tyrannosaurus bataar skeleton that sold at auction last month for more than $1 million, though the sale is contingent upon the outcome of litigation over where the fossil originated.
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Bones from a Tyrannosaurus bataar that a Manhattan federal judge on Tuesday ordered transfered to U.S. custody to likely be returned to Mongolia due to looting allegations.
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The feet of a tyrannosaurus bataar that was seized by Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents from a Queens warehouse on Friday.
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The skull of a tyrannosaurus bataar that was seized by Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents from a Queens warehouse on Friday.
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The spine of a tyrannosaurus bataar that was seized by Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents from a Queens warehouse on Friday.
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