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Civil and Human Rights Coalition Urges Veto of Mississippi Religious Discrimination Bill


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Civil and Human Rights Coalition Urges Veto of Mississippi Religious Discrimination Bill

The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights

WASHINGTON - Wade Henderson, president and CEO of The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights, issued the following statement in advance of Mississippi’s anticipated passage of HB 1523, a bill that would allow discrimination against LGBT people on religious grounds. This week, Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal and Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe vetoed similar religious refusal bills.

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