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Grand in Laramie, was the scene of frequent protests related to the death of Matt Shepard and the court proceedings and eventual sentencing of his murderers in in and Additionally, NBA player Jason Collins wore the jersey number "98" in honor of Shepard during his —13 season with the Boston Celtics and the Washington Wizardsand would come out as gay following the season. Archived from the original on August 22, Retrieved October 7, The medical gloves issued by the Albany County Sheriff's Department were faulty, and Fluty's supply ran out.
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