Zimbabwe Court Rules In Favor Of Hunter In Cecil The Lion CaseA Zimbabwean court has set aside charges against a professional hunter accused of allowing an American dentist to kill Cecil, a lion whose death in 2015 prompted an international outcry.
Police: Man Steals, Crashes Boat Belonging To Dr. Walter PalmerPolice say a man stole and crashed a boat off southwest Florida that belongs to a Minnesota dentist who killed Cecil the lion while hunting in Africa.
Famed Minnesota Artist's Quest To Sell Cecil Painting For CharityMark Balma, a master portrait painter, completed a work of Cecil the Lion following the big cat's controversial killing in Zimbabwe last year.
DNR: Lack Of Evidence In Deer-Herding Case Against MN DentistThe Minnesota dentist who killed a well-known lion in Zimbabwe won't be charged or warned in connection with a complaint that a truck had illegally herded deer inside his property in northwestern Minnesota, the state's Department of Natural Resources said Thursday.
Following Cecil Killing, US Moves To Protect Lions The U.S. will protect lions in Africa under the Endangered Species Act, the Obama administration announced Monday, a move that would make it harder for American big-game hunters to bring a lion head or hide into the country.
Obama Extends Endangered Species Act Protections For LionsThe Obama administration is expected to extend Endangered Species Act protections for two breeds of lions, in response to a large decline in their numbers in Africa over the past two decades.
Woman Gets Community Service For Spray-Painting Dr. Palmer's SignA 41-year-old Bloomington woman was sentenced this week to 64 hours of community service after pleading guilty to spray-painting the sign of Dr. Walter Palmer’s dental office.
DNR Investigates Alleged Deer Chase On Dr. Palmer's LandThe Minnesota Department of Natural Resources said Thursday it was investigating a report of potentially illegal hunting activity on land owned by the dentist who was sharply criticized for shooting a well-known lion in Zimbabwe.
Dentist Won't Be Charged In Zimbabwe Over Cecil The Lion's DeathOfficials in Zimbabwe say Dr. Walter Palmer did not break the country's hunting laws. This means top government officials are no longer pressing for the Twin Cities dentist to be extradited to Zimbabwe for killing Cecil the lion.
Charges: Woman Spray-Painted 'Perv, Scum' On Office Sign Of Lion HunterDr. Walter Palmer is back at his Bloomington dental practice, but it's not without some push back from people unhappy with his involvement in a controversial lion hunt.
Trial Begins For Zimbabwe Guide In Cecil KillingThe trial for the hunting guide accused of failing to stop a Minnesota dentist from killing Cecil the lion starts in Zimbabwe. Bloomington dentist Dr. Walter Palmer admitted to killing the popular lion while on a hunting trip in Zimbabwe this summer.
Zimbabwean Accused In Cecil The Lion Case Faces New ChargeA professional hunter in Zimbabwe who helped an American dentist kill a well-known lion named Cecil has now been arrested for allegedly trying to smuggle sable antelopes into South Africa, Zimbabwean police said Tuesday.