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Italy

1 February 2011

Guardian (UK)

It is not just birds, rabbits and wild boar who meet a sticky end in the Italian hunting season. According to statistics published today, 35 people have also been killed in the past four months, and another 74 injured. Italy's anti-hunting league, the LAC, said all but one were hunters killed accidentally by their shooting companions. But the 35th victim was a mushroom collector shot dead near Arezzo in Tuscany. Of the injured, 13 were also non-hunters, mostly people... (GunPolicy.org)

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