Oak Bluffs [Massachusetts] selectmen declined to place a non-binding question on next year’s town election ballot asking voters if they want the town to require the annual Oak Bluffs Monster Shark Tournament to be a “catch and release” event.

The ballot request came in the form of a petition signed by 10 registered voters, and discussion of the petition generated sharp debate at the regular meeting of selectmen Tuesday night [October 2].

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