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New Zealand

29 November 2010

New Zealand Herald

With tears in his eyes and a breaking voice, the hunter who shot dead Rosemary Ives made his first public statement last night. "Idiot. Killer. Stupid. Loser. Call me what you like because I have called myself these things a million times and worse," Andrew Mears, 25, said. Mears shot 25-year-old Ms Ives dead while she was brushing her teeth at a Turangi camp ground. Mears mistook a light on her head for the eyes of a deer. Speaking directly into the camera and... (

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