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Parade Sponsors May Refuse Marchers With Opposing Views

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By Gene Policinski First Amendment Center vice president/executive director

Just when do I get to rain on your parade?

Anti-war vets were banned recently from marching in the 11th Veterans Day Parade in Long Beach, Calif. In past years, anti-war marchers, protesters for and against abortion, and gay and lesbian groups have been barred from marching in holiday parades around the nation.

The parade in Long Beach was being held, according to sponsors, as an expression . . .

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