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Utah Organization Excludes LGBT Groups from July 4 Parade

Five LGBT support organizations that were denied access to a prominent Utah July Fourth parade criticized event organizers Thursday for blocking them from participating hours after signing a nondiscrimination agreement with Provo city leaders. Amid the outcry, which included the Utah County commissioner threatening to rescind $100,000 in funding, organizers with the America's Freedom Festival offered to let the groups amend their applications and submit them again. Festival...

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