The Week in Pictures: Police Shoot Bull in Face, and More

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Police Shoot Bull in Face to Prevent Car Accidents

Lawyers for the International Union for the Protection of Animals (UIPA) are hoping that charges will be sought against an officer of the Brazilian Federal Highway Police for breaking animal protection laws when he shot and killed a bull on a highway road in the country last week. The questionable incident and shocking photograph above have propelled the story throughout South American news sources--leading some to wonder if the officer's actions were justified.

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Image credit: Cristiano Couto

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