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Did He Get Killed For Being Gay? Or Was It Drugs?

A boy whose sexuality was considered unacceptable to the point where his life was taken from him as a penance.

Matthew Shepard | Photo Credits: Matthew Shepard Organization

Back in the 1990s, the United States was not as progressive in its social values as it is now. People were still in the process of getting women the respect that they deserved in society, which…

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The most appealing, appalling, and baffling true crime cases, some of which have been solved and some are still a mystery. Presented to you after a thorough research are the most interesting of the cases.

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