By passing a "Religious Freedom" law, called Religious Freedom Restoration Acts, Indiana recently joined 18 other states and the Federal US Government in adopting variations of such laws. This past week the Indiana version came under intense scrutiny from the press and Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LBGT) groups because the state lacked provisions to protect the LGBT community from discrimination.
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