Archived from the original on March 12, Retrieved 17 April The group came into the national spotlight inwhen it was featured on CNN for picketing the funeral of Matthew Shepard, a young man from Laramie, Wyoming who was beaten to death by two men, allegedly because of his homosexuality. Funeral protests shouldn't be protected". New Hampshirea case where certain personal slurs and obscene utterances by an individual were found unworthy of First Amendment protection, due to the potential for violence resulting from their utterance. Retrieved December 16, They are all going to Hell!
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Westboro Baptist Church
The rest of the people who claim to be Jews aren't, and they are nothing more than typical, impenitent sinners American taxpayers are financing this unholy monument to Jewish mendacity and greed and to filthy fag lust. The church announced on December 16,that it would be picketing at the funerals of the victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shootings. Asked who was now leader of the Westboro, he added: Event occurs at They whine about the Nazi Holocaust, while they perpetrate the Topeka Holocaust.
An heir to hateKansas City StarNovember 21, Archived from the original on July 17, He and his troupe are dressed in their faux-silk bathrobes for a reason. Retrieved December 8, They've had more experience.