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#Cecil

# cecil - 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 7,799 Views 43 Comments

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

# cecil - Tuesday 8 September, 2015

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 22,298 Views 67 Comments

A group of protesters gathered outside his office.

# cecil - Monday 7 September, 2015

Dentist who shot Cecil questions 'level of humanity' of his critics
# Cecil
# Cecil

Dentist who shot Cecil questions 'level of humanity' of his critics

Sep 7th 2015, 9:55 AM 18,016 Views 55 Comments

The dentist defended his actions in his first ever interview.

# cecil - 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 17,259 Views 49 Comments

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

# cecil - Tuesday 4 August, 2015

"Giraffes are very dangerous": US woman defends big game hunting (and prompts fresh outrage)
# Oh Sabrina
# Oh Sabrina

"Giraffes are very dangerous": US woman defends big game hunting (and prompts fresh outrage)

Aug 4th 2015, 8:03 AM 32,583 Views 103 Comments

“There is a connection with the animal, and just because we hunt them doesn’t mean we don’t have a respect for them.”

# cecil - 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 19,735 Views 38 Comments

He’s also not technically Cecil’s brother.

That American dentist has killed A LOT of big game — here are 13
# Not Just Cecil
# Not Just Cecil

That American dentist has killed A LOT of big game — here are 13

Aug 2nd 2015, 8:15 AM 26,608 Views 74 Comments

A zoo’s worth of wild beasts.

# cecil - 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 27,179 Views 108 Comments

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

# cecil - 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 11,920 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 31,521 Views 130 Comments

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

# cecil - Wednesday 29 July, 2015

Dentist who shot Cecil didn't know the lion was a "known, local favourite"
# Sorry But
# Sorry But

Dentist who shot Cecil didn't know the lion was a "known, local favourite"

Jul 29th 2015, 4:30 PM 19,672 Views 101 Comments

Two men are due in court on poaching charges related to the lion’s death.

# cecil - Tuesday 28 July, 2015

American dentist who 'paid $50,000 to kill a lion with a crossbow' wanted by police
# See Lions
# See Lions

American dentist who 'paid $50,000 to kill a lion with a crossbow' wanted by police

Jul 28th 2015, 10:34 PM 50,945 Views 112 Comments

The lion’s name is Cecil.