Victor Puerto

File – In this Aug. 15, 2010 file photo Spanish bullfighter Victor Puerto performs during a bullfight at the Las Ventas Bullring in Madrid. Spain’s beleaguered bullfighting world has welcomed a government decision to transfer oversight of the centuries-old tradition from the Interior Ministry to the Culture Ministry. Bullfighting advocate Luis Corrales said Thursday Oct. 14, 2010, the move recognizes bullfighting as a cultural event and is a step toward greater protection.Bullfighting has been under fire following its banning because of cruelty to animals in the powerful northeastern region of Catalonia in July.(AP Photo/Daniel Ochoa de Olza, File)