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#cecil the lion

# cecil-the-lion - Thursday 20 July, 2017

Cecil the lion's son Xanda shot dead in Zimbabwe trophy hunt
# Trophy Hunts
# Trophy Hunts

Cecil the lion's son Xanda shot dead in Zimbabwe trophy hunt

Jul 20th 2017, 9:12 PM 16,245 Views 49 Comments

Cecil’s killing sparked international outcry in 2015.

# cecil-the-lion - Friday 11 November, 2016

Zimbabwe drops charges against hunter of Cecil the lion
# Flawed Charges
# Flawed Charges

Zimbabwe drops charges against hunter of Cecil the lion

Nov 11th 2016, 10:55 PM 10,780 Views 34 Comments

Cecil the lion was killed for sport by a US dentist in 2015, which enraged people around the world.

# cecil-the-lion - Sunday 3 January, 2016

'Win a lion' and kill it if you want to: Conservation raffle sparks criticism
# Another Cecil
# Another Cecil

'Win a lion' and kill it if you want to: Conservation raffle sparks criticism

Jan 3rd 2016, 3:43 PM 10,206 Views 25 Comments

One charity described it as ‘appalling’.

# cecil-the-lion - Tuesday 13 October, 2015

Lion-killing dentist who shot Cecil will NOT be facing charges
# Off The Hook
# Off The Hook

Lion-killing dentist who shot Cecil will NOT be facing charges

Oct 13th 2015, 10:38 AM 7,798 Views 43 Comments

Zimbabwe had said previously that they would seek to extradite Walter Palmer.

# cecil-the-lion - Tuesday 8 September, 2015

Here's What Happened Today: Tuesday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Tuesday

Sep 8th 2015, 10:51 PM 16,921 Views 16 Comments

Karen Buckley’s killer, the garda shooting of a republican and Isis wanting to blow up Newgrange.

Dentist who killed Cecil the lion returns to work amid angry protest scenes
# Trophy Hunting
# Trophy Hunting

Dentist who killed Cecil the lion returns to work amid angry protest scenes

Sep 8th 2015, 4:56 PM 22,297 Views 67 Comments

A group of protesters gathered outside his office.

# cecil-the-lion - Thursday 27 August, 2015

Price of Cecil the Lion 'killer dentist' costume increased due to demand
# No Comment
# No Comment

Price of Cecil the Lion 'killer dentist' costume increased due to demand

Aug 27th 2015, 9:30 PM 15,266 Views 19 Comments

It features a severed lion’s head mask and bloody smock and gloves “for a gruesome, complete look”.

# cecil-the-lion - Tuesday 25 August, 2015

Guide mauled to death at park where Cecil the lion was killed
# Camp Hwange
# Camp Hwange

Guide mauled to death at park where Cecil the lion was killed

Aug 25th 2015, 2:02 PM 17,256 Views 49 Comments

The guide was showing a group of tourists around the reserve.

# cecil-the-lion - Sunday 2 August, 2015

'A case of mistaken identity': Jericho the lion was NOT killed
# Good News
# Good News

'A case of mistaken identity': Jericho the lion was NOT killed

Aug 2nd 2015, 2:26 PM 19,731 Views 38 Comments

He’s also not technically Cecil’s brother.

Everyone is sharing this mortifying Cecil the lion clarification... but all isn't as it seems
# Who Is Also A Lion
From The Daily Edge
# Who Is Also A Lion

Everyone is sharing this mortifying Cecil the lion clarification... but all isn't as it seems

Aug 2nd 2015, 12:31 PM 8,407 Views 2 Comments

“…who is also a lion…”

# cecil-the-lion - Saturday 1 August, 2015

Confusion over whether Cecil the lion's brother has been shot dead
# Jericho
# Jericho

Confusion over whether Cecil the lion's brother has been shot dead

Aug 1st 2015, 8:41 PM 27,177 Views 107 Comments

He was originally said to have been killed at 4pm today, but there are conflicting reports.

# cecil-the-lion - Friday 31 July, 2015

US moves to curb trophy hunting after Cecil's death
# Killing For Sport
# Killing For Sport

US moves to curb trophy hunting after Cecil's death

Jul 31st 2015, 9:15 PM 11,918 Views 30 Comments

The lion’s killing has led to a public outcry.

Arnold Schwarzenegger has something to say to the man who shot Cecil
# Cecil The Lion
# Cecil The Lion

Arnold Schwarzenegger has something to say to the man who shot Cecil

Jul 31st 2015, 11:21 AM 31,519 Views 129 Comments

Zimbabwe has called for dentist Walter Palmer to be extradited from the United States.