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Your Letters: Churches have 'rites,' people have 'rights'

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Sometimes a person has to speak out publicly in defense of the human rights of a group of people. I am speaking about lesbian, gay, bi-sexual and transgender people in general and about good friends and family members in particular.


Every LGBT person I know is someone's brother or sister; someone's son or daughter; someone's grandson or granddaughter. They are citizens of the United States and deserve the same rights as every other citizen - including the right to marry.

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