trophy hunting

Politics
During a summer 2019 hunting trip, Donald Trump Jr. killed a rare argali sheep. The Mongolian government issued him a hunting permit retroactively and he met with the country’s president.
Environment
The Trump administration plans to grant the permit after the hunter donated the money to a conservation fund in Namibia.
U.S. News
Tess Talley faced backlash in 2018 when a photo of her posing, smiling and with gun in hand, with a slain giraffe went viral.
Environment
A review and public comment process could lead to import restrictions on hunting trophies and body parts from giraffes.
Environment
The wild wolf, also known as 926F, died the same way her famous mother did in 2012.
Politics
Steven Chancellor has been a big beneficiary of rollbacks of Obama-era prohibitions on hunting trophy imports.
Environment
"Giraffes are strikingly beautiful animals .... Unfortunately, that beauty has also made them a 'new exotic,'" The Humane Society of the United States says.
Politics
Many of the permits were issued to those with ties to Republicans and a major trophy hunting group.
Politics
Ben Cassidy was a point person for members of a new hunting advisory council, including a former colleague.
Politics
He's a "bad hombre," says animal rights organization.
Politics
Environmental groups say the new policy encourages big-game hunters to kill African elephants for "cheap thrills."
Politics
The U.S. government will allow hunters to import elephant trophies on a case-by-case basis, breaking the president’s pledge.
Politics
Animal advocates fear an "uncomfortably cozy and even improper" relationship.
Entertainment
“Elephants show compassion, sympathy, social intelligence ... . All the things I have yet to see in this president," she said.
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The son of Cecil the Lion has also been killed by trophy hunters.
Politics
It may not be illegal to interfere with the delicate balance of nature – but is it ethical?
Politics
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