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This Is Not a Right, Just a Wrong

Religious liberty should not extend to a cop refusing to protect Gay Pride parade-goers — that is just wrong.

UPDATE: Charles Cooke and I agree. Cops need to protect everybody, including Gay Pride parade-goers.

UPDATE IIThe Utah cop who was disciplined, his police department claims, for refusing to protect a gay pride parade has resigned, and hired a lawyer. See my Corner post here.

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