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Why fixing Indiana's religious freedom law may not be easy
Why fixing Indiana's religious freedom law may not be easy

Gov. Mike Pence said that he wants lawmakers to “work around the clock,” to find a fix for a state law that critics say allows for discrimination against gays and lesbians by those with opposing religious beliefs. But finding a legislative fix in an atmosphere of economic boycotts and political furor may not be easy. “Was I expecting this kind of backlash? Heavens no,” Pence told reporters at a televised news conference on Tuesday. "After much reflection, I have come to the conclusion that it would be helpful to move legislation this week that makes it clear that this law does not give businesses the right to deny services to anyone,” Pence said. ...

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