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'The Cove' star demands ban on Japanese dolphin hunt

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Ric O’Barry, former trainer on the series Flipper and a participant in the Oscar-winning 2009 documentary The Cove, delivered a petition to the U.S. embassy in Japan yesterday demanding an end to the country’s annual dolphin hunt. O’Barry’s letter was signed by 1.7 million people from 155 nations, according to the Associated Press.