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Death of Lion Tests U.S.-Zimbabwe Extradition Treaty

Cecil, a well-known, protected lion who lived in Zimbabwe's Hwange National Park, is seen in this frame grab taken from a November 2012 video made available by Paula French.

01.08.2015 02:03
“Humanitarian concerns and the ability of the individual to receive a fair trial, may be considered at the point where the Secretary makes the final decision on whether to extradite,” Toner said, adding that decisions are made on a case by case basis. More