Signs and stuffed toy animals are placed at a memorial for Cecil the lion in the parking lot of Dr. Walter Palmer's dental clinic in Bloomington, Minnesota. According to reports, the 13-year-old lion was lured out of a national park in Zimbabwe and killed by Dr. Palmer, who had paid at least $50,000 for the hunt.
Signs and stuffed toy animals are placed at a memorial for Cecil the lion in the parking lot of Dr. Walter Palmer's dental clinic in Bloomington, Minnesota. According to reports, the 13-year-old lion was lured out of a national park in Zimbabwe and killed by Dr. Palmer, who had paid at least $50,000 for the hunt. Adam Bettcher Getty Images
Signs and stuffed toy animals are placed at a memorial for Cecil the lion in the parking lot of Dr. Walter Palmer's dental clinic in Bloomington, Minnesota. According to reports, the 13-year-old lion was lured out of a national park in Zimbabwe and killed by Dr. Palmer, who had paid at least $50,000 for the hunt. Adam Bettcher Getty Images

The travesty of Cecil the lion

July 30, 2015 5:34 PM