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Monday 6 February 2023 Dublin: 8°C

# cecil the lion

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# trophy hunts
Cecil the lion's son Xanda shot dead in Zimbabwe trophy hunt
Cecil’s killing sparked international outcry in 2015.
# flawed charges
Zimbabwe drops charges against hunter of Cecil the lion
Cecil the lion was killed for sport by a US dentist in 2015, which enraged people around the world.
# another cecil
'Win a lion' and kill it if you want to: Conservation raffle sparks criticism
One charity described it as ‘appalling’.
# Off the hook
Lion-killing dentist who shot Cecil will NOT be facing charges
Zimbabwe had said previously that they would seek to extradite Walter Palmer.
# News Fix
Here's What Happened Today: Tuesday
Karen Buckley’s killer, the garda shooting of a republican and Isis wanting to blow up Newgrange.
# trophy hunting
Dentist who killed Cecil the lion returns to work amid angry protest scenes
A group of protesters gathered outside his office.
# no comment
Price of Cecil the Lion 'killer dentist' costume increased due to demand
It features a severed lion’s head mask and bloody smock and gloves “for a gruesome, complete look”.
# Camp Hwange
Guide mauled to death at park where Cecil the lion was killed
The guide was showing a group of tourists around the reserve.
# good news
'A case of mistaken identity': Jericho the lion was NOT killed
He’s also not technically Cecil’s brother.
# who is also a lion
Everyone is sharing this mortifying Cecil the lion clarification... but all isn't as it seems
“…who is also a lion…”
# jericho
Confusion over whether Cecil the lion's brother has been shot dead
He was originally said to have been killed at 4pm today, but there are conflicting reports.
# killing for sport
US moves to curb trophy hunting after Cecil's death
The lion’s killing has led to a public outcry.
# cecil the lion
Arnold Schwarzenegger has something to say to the man who shot Cecil
Zimbabwe has called for dentist Walter Palmer to be extradited from the United States.