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The Democrat's campaign says it was a "mistake" to publish names of victims without their permission.
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A state wildlife commissioner has resigned amid an outcry over gruesome hunting photos.
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Ian Kiernan's iconic anti-litter campaign, begun in Australia in the 1980s, became a global success.
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