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Submitted by Barry (United States), Sep 16, 2012 at 19:20

There are laws in place already restricting free speech such as hate speech, yelling fire in a crowed venue, etc.---it doesn't take much to go from there to restricting blasphemous speech and the Christian churches will certainly support it!

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