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3.26.2012

Gay Rights: Waging a Battle for Anchorage Via Churches and Money

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Lane Powell Counsel to the Firm Matt Claman was pictured in the March 21 LA Times in an article titled “Gay Rights: Waging a Battle for Anchorage Via Churches and Money.” Claman participated in the news conference, where he was pictured, in his capacity as former Anchorage mayor to endorse the proposed ordinance barring discrimination against gays, lesbians and transgender persons. The article that accompanies the photo discusses the ballot initiative for the April 3 election, which has received unprecedented support from faith leaders, including the Episcopal bishop and some 50 other churches and religious groups. Read the article.