Jaguar’s death by hunters alarms Costa Ricans
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Jaguar’s death by hunters alarms Costa Ricans

L. Arias - June 13, 2013

Photographs of two men posing with a dead jaguar circulated widely on social networks in Costa Rica on Friday. Now, animal rights groups are speaking out against…

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President Chinchilla signs ban on hunting for sport

L. Arias - January 31, 2013

President Laura Chinchilla on Thursday signed a new law that prohibits hunting for sport in Costa Rica. The measure was approved in December by the Legislative Assembly…

Animal cruelty
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Costa Rican lawmakers weigh ban on hunting for sport

Tico Times - September 21, 2012

Costa Rican legislators are taking aim at sports hunting in the country with a new Wildlife Act. If passed, the law could fine hunters ₡1,800,000 ($3,600) and…