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This photo taken on February 3, 2014, at the SPA (Society for the Protection of Animals) center in Marseille, shows a veterinarian taking care of the five month old cat named 'Oscar', who was injured after being thrown in the air by a young man repeatedly in an online video which went viral on the internet. Farid Ghilas, 24, the young Frenchman who sparked widespread outrage by posting videos of himself hurling a kitten through the air was sentenced to a year in prison on February 3, 2014 on charges of animal cruelty. Some 200 animal-rights activists, accompanied by about 20 dogs, gathered outside the court for the hearing. AFP PHOTO (Photo credit should read STRINGER/AFP/Getty Images)
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This photo taken on February 3, 2014, at the SPA (Society for the Protection of Animals) center in Marseille, shows a veterinarian taking care of the five month old cat named 'Oscar', who was injured after being thrown in the air by a young man repeatedly in an online video which went viral on the internet. Farid Ghilas, 24, the young Frenchman who sparked widespread outrage by posting videos of himself hurling a kitten through the air was sentenced to a year in prison on February 3, 2014 on charges of animal cruelty. Some 200 animal-rights activists, accompanied by about 20 dogs, gathered outside the court for the hearing. AFP PHOTO (Photo credit should read STRINGER/AFP/Getty Images)
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This photo taken on February 3 at the SPA center in Marseille shows a... News Photo 466732179Adult,Bouches-du-Rhone,Care,Cat,Center,France,Horizontal,Internet,Law,Marseille,Men,Month,Old,Oscar,Photography,Show,Spa,Taking,Trial,Vet,Video,Virus,YoungPhotographer Collection: AFP 2014 AFPThis photo taken on February 3, 2014, at the SPA (Society for the Protection of Animals) center in Marseille, shows a veterinarian taking care of the five month old cat named 'Oscar', who was injured after being thrown in the air by a young man repeatedly in an online video which went viral on the internet. Farid Ghilas, 24, the young Frenchman who sparked widespread outrage by posting videos of himself hurling a kitten through the air was sentenced to a year in prison on February 3, 2014 on charges of animal cruelty. Some 200 animal-rights activists, accompanied by about 20 dogs, gathered outside the court for the hearing. AFP PHOTO (Photo credit should read STRINGER/AFP/Getty Images)