A protester wears a facemask reading “hunting kills” during a march in France held to pay tribute to Morgan Keane after he was killed by a hunter. Photo: AFP
A protester wears a facemask reading “hunting kills” during a march in France held to pay tribute to Morgan Keane after he was killed by a hunter. Photo: AFP
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French hunter avoids jail after shooting man he mistook for a boar

  • Julien Feral shot dead Morgan Keane while he was chopping wood on his land; Feral was given a two-year suspended sentence and banned from hunting for life
  • The verdict came days after government outlined tighter rules for the sport, as controversy grows over what remains a proud tradition in France’s countryside

A protester wears a facemask reading “hunting kills” during a march in France held to pay tribute to Morgan Keane after he was killed by a hunter. Photo: AFP
A protester wears a facemask reading “hunting kills” during a march in France held to pay tribute to Morgan Keane after he was killed by a hunter. Photo: AFP
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