BARCELONA, Spain, April 7 (UPI) -- Former Beatle Paul McCartney
and the Dalai Lama
are among a half-million animal rights activists who signed a petition to stop bullfighting in Spain.
The petition was handed Thursday to Ernest Benach, head of the Catalonian Parliament, EFE reported.
Some 250,000 signatures were collected in Catalonia over a six-month period and a like number was collected elsewhere in Spain and from celebrities all over the world.
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