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Orlando Shootings

Rick Jones
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Legislation to make attacks on LGBT people a hate crime in Michigan was rolled out Wednesday with the support of at least two Republican state lawmakers. 


LGBT Pride
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Celebrations yesterday marked the one year anniversary of the Supreme Court decision that legalized same-sex marriage in the United States. 


Jeff Irwin
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The mass shooting in Orlando has once again brought the issue of gun control to the fore.   


The City of Ann Arbor

Ann Arbor Mayor Christopher Taylor talks about local reaction to the Orlando Night Club attack.

He shares his personal statement on the impact and safety of the LGBT community:


Musicians from across southeast Michigan will be in Ann Arbor tonight to pay tribute to the victims of Sunday's mass shooting in Orlando, Florida.   

U-M Spectrum Center
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Reaction and support following the shooting that left 50 people dead inside a nightclub in Orlando is coming in many different forms in our area.   


Jim Toy Community Center / jimtoycenter.org

The mass shooting in Orlando, Florida has left many LGBT communities across the country concerned after a gay nightclub was the target. 

 


Muslim Youth
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A Muslim youth organization in Metro Detroit is speaking out against the violence in Orlando over the weekend.

 


Orlando Shootings
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Vigils around Michigan last night marked the mass shootings at a gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida.