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Today, the Internet spilleth over with stories about Jane Birkin’s request that Hermès stop using her name on crocodile Birkin bags. In the flurry of articles, actual specifics of Birkin’s plea may have been missed: Birkin was presented a video by PETA that showed unethical practices being used on a crocodile farm in Texas, to which she asked the house to suspend using her name on croc Birkins until the issue was resolved. For its part, Hermès responded swiftly, noting, “Hermès specifies that this farm does not belong to them and that the crocodile skins supplied are not for the fabrication of Birkin bags,” and that an investigation of the farm in question is under way.

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