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Texas Sodomy Law

Regarding that case, I don’t understand why it’s the state’s business what consenting adults do sexually in the privacy of their own bedroom. I’m certainly not saying I approve of what those guys had got up to; it’s just that I’m more bothered by the fact that the state claims the right to govern people’s private lives to this extent.

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Censure Dianne Feinstein

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