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In this Thursday, July 10, 2014, photo, ducks belonging to Iraq war veteran Darin Welker roam around the backyard of his home in West Lafayette, Ohio. Welker was cited with a minor misdemeanor June 23 for having the ducks in his yard. He is scheduled to appear in Coshocton Municipal Court for a hearing Wednesday and could face a $150 fine. An Army veteran who was wounded during the Iraq War, he is worried a citation will result in him losing his 14 pet ducks, which he says are therapeutic. (AP Photo/Coshocton Tribune, Trevor Jones)

In this Thursday, July 10, 2014, photo, ducks belonging to Iraq war veteran Darin Welker roam around the backyard of his home in West Lafayette, Ohio. Welker was cited with a minor misdemeanor June 23 for having the ducks in his yard. He is scheduled to appear in Coshocton Municipal Court for a hearing Wednesday and could face a $150 fine. An Army veteran who was wounded during the Iraq War, he is worried a citation will result in him losing his 14 pet ducks, which he says are therapeutic. (AP Photo/Coshocton Tribune, Trevor Jones)

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