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Kentucky Gay Couple Arrested, Fined One Cent For Protesting At County Clerk’s Office

Yes, this really happened. Click on the title above and read it; it’s a short piece and will take less than a minute to peruse.

Yes, the two men broke a third degree trespassing law (and, like most of you, I had no idea that there were degrees of trespassing).

Yes, I know what some of you are thinking: Was it necessary to take it to court and a jury? My guess is that this charade cost the taxpayers thousands of dollars, despite the fact that the maximum penalty for the charge was $250.

Yes, I know what others of you are thinking: Is this part of that there “homoseckshual agenda” everybody keeps talking about?

Maybe baby . . .

Comments and arguments welcome!