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Philly.com
In fight for gay rights, Hillary Clinton waited to be a leadermarriage. Obama followed soon after, saying that "same-sex couples should be ab
In fight for gay rights, Hillary Clinton waited to be a leader
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
marriage. Obama followed soon after, saying that "same-sex couples should be able to get married." Clinton stayed silent. Chad Griffin, the executive director of the Human Rights Campaign, said he privately pressed Clinton to shift her position.... Read more
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New Now Next
Colton Haynes "Extremely Emotional" About HRC Award: "I Hope I Can Make It Through The Speech"young people across the country and around the world to live their lives as the
Colton Haynes "Extremely Emotional" About HRC Award: "I Hope I Can Make It Through The Speech"
New Now Next / Posted 2 days ago
young people across the country and around the world to live their lives as their authentic selves,” said HRC president Chad Griffin in a statement. “By simply being open about who he is, Haynes is helping to break down barriers and tear down... Read more
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New Now Next
Colton Haynes Set To Receive Visibility Award From Human Rights Campaignearlier this year, Colton Haynes will now be the recipient of the Human Rights
Colton Haynes Set To Receive Visibility Award From Human Rights Campaign
New Now Next / Posted 3 days ago
earlier this year, Colton Haynes will now be the recipient of the Human Rights Campaign’s Visibility Award. HRC President Chad Griffin says the young actor has inspired LGBT youth all over the world to live their lives as authentically as... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Is Colton Haynes Getting an LGBT Visibility Award ‘ Just for Showing Up’?tear each other down?” HRC did not respond to TheWrap’s request for comment. B
Is Colton Haynes Getting an LGBT Visibility Award ‘ Just for Showing Up’?
Houston Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
tear each other down?” HRC did not respond to TheWrap’s request for comment. But in a statement on Friday, HRC president Chad Griffin said: “Colton Haynes has inspired countless LGBTQ young people across the country and around the world to live... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
'Teen Wolf' Star Colton Haynes to Get Honor from Human Rights CampaignLGBTq young people across the country and around the world to live their lives
'Teen Wolf' Star Colton Haynes to Get Honor from Human Rights Campaign
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 4 days ago
LGBTq young people across the country and around the world to live their lives as their authentic selves," HRC president Chad Griffin said in a statement. "By simply being open about who he is, Haynes is helping to break down barriers and tear... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
NBA chooses New Orleans for 2017 All-Star Gameand across the country that discrimination against LGBTQ people has consequence
NBA chooses New Orleans for 2017 All-Star Game
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 8 days ago
and across the country that discrimination against LGBTQ people has consequences and will not be tolerated," HRC President Chad Griffin said in a statement. "New Orleans' explicit LGBTQ non-discrimination protections will ensure all NBA employees,... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
NBA chooses New Orleans for 2017 All-Star Gameand across the country that discrimination against LGBTQ people has consequence
NBA chooses New Orleans for 2017 All-Star Game
Manila Bulletin / Posted 11 days ago
and across the country that discrimination against LGBTQ people has consequences and will not be tolerated,” HRC President Chad Griffin said in a statement. “New Orleans’ explicit LGBTQ non-discrimination protections will ensure all NBA employees,... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
NBA chooses New Orleans for 2017 All-Star Gameand across the country that discrimination against LGBTQ people has consequence
NBA chooses New Orleans for 2017 All-Star Game
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
and across the country that discrimination against LGBTQ people has consequences and will not be tolerated,� HRC President Chad Griffin said in a statement. �New Orleans� explicit LGBTQ non-discrimination protections will ensure all NBA employees,... Read more
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The Oakland Press
NBA chooses New Orleans for 2017 All-Star Gameand across the country that discrimination against LGBTQ people has consequence
NBA chooses New Orleans for 2017 All-Star Game
The Oakland Press / Posted 11 days ago
and across the country that discrimination against LGBTQ people has consequences and will not be tolerated,” HRC President Chad Griffin said in a statement. “New Orleans’ explicit LGBTQ non-discrimination protections will ensure all NBA employees,... Read more
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Pilipino Star
NBA chooses New Orleans for 2017 All-Star Gameand across the country that discrimination against LGBTQ people has consequence
NBA chooses New Orleans for 2017 All-Star Game
Pilipino Star / Posted 11 days ago
and across the country that discrimination against LGBTQ people has consequences and will not be tolerated," HRC President Chad Griffin said in a statement. "New Orleans' explicit LGBTQ non-discrimination protections will ensure all NBA employees,... Read more
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The Columbian
NBA chooses New Orleans for 2017 All-Star Gameand across the country that discrimination against LGBTQ people has consequence
NBA chooses New Orleans for 2017 All-Star Game
The Columbian / Posted 11 days ago
and across the country that discrimination against LGBTQ people has consequences and will not be tolerated,” HRC President Chad Griffin said in a statement. “New Orleans’ explicit LGBTQ non-discrimination protections will ensure all NBA employees,... Read more
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FOX News
NBA chooses New Orleans for 2017 Alland across the country that discrimination against LGBTQ people has consequence
NBA chooses New Orleans for 2017 All
FOX News / Posted 11 days ago
and across the country that discrimination against LGBTQ people has consequences and will not be tolerated," HRC President Chad Griffin said in a statement. "New Orleans' explicit LGBTQ non-discrimination protections will ensure all NBA employees,... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Human rights campaign lauds NBA decision to move All-Star game to New Orleansand across the country that discrimination against LGBTQ people has consequence
Human rights campaign lauds NBA decision to move All-Star game to New Orleans
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 11 days ago
and across the country that discrimination against LGBTQ people has consequences and will not be tolerated,” HRC President Chad Griffin said in a prepared statement. “New Orleans' explicit LGBTQ non-discrimination protections will ensure all NBA... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Human rights campaign lauds NBA decision to move All-Star game to New Orleansand across the country that discrimination against LGBTQ people has consequence
Human rights campaign lauds NBA decision to move All-Star game to New Orleans
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 11 days ago
and across the country that discrimination against LGBTQ people has consequences and will not be tolerated,” HRC President Chad Griffin said in a prepared statement. “New Orleans' explicit LGBTQ non-discrimination protections will ensure all NBA... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Human rights campaign lauds NBA decision to move All-Star game to New Orleansand across the country that discrimination against LGBTQ people has consequence
Human rights campaign lauds NBA decision to move All-Star game to New Orleans
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 11 days ago
and across the country that discrimination against LGBTQ people has consequences and will not be tolerated,” HRC President Chad Griffin said in a prepared statement. “New Orleans' explicit LGBTQ non-discrimination protections will ensure all NBA... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
NBA picks New Orleans to take over 2017 All-Star Game from CharlotteCarolina, and work toward replacing HB2 with commonsense non-discrimination pro
NBA picks New Orleans to take over 2017 All-Star Game from Charlotte
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 11 days ago
Carolina, and work toward replacing HB2 with commonsense non-discrimination protections,” Human Rights Campaign President Chad Griffin said in a statement. “We look forward to the day when all North Carolinians can live their lives free from... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Human Righs campaign lauds NBA decision to move All-Star game to New Orleansand across the country that discrimination against LGBTQ people has consequence
Human Righs campaign lauds NBA decision to move All-Star game to New Orleans
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 11 days ago
and across the country that discrimination against LGBTQ people has consequences and will not be tolerated,” HRC President Chad Griffin said in a prepared statement. “New Orleans' explicit LGBTQ non-discrimination protections will ensure all NBA... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
NBA chooses New Orleans for 2017 All-Star Gameand across the country that discrimination against LGBTQ people has consequence
NBA chooses New Orleans for 2017 All-Star Game
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 11 days ago
and across the country that discrimination against LGBTQ people has consequences and will not be tolerated," HRC President Chad Griffin said in a statement. "New Orleans' explicit LGBTQ non-discrimination protections will ensure all NBA employees,... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Human Righs campaign lauds NBA decision to move All-Star game to New Orleansand across the country that discrimination against LGBTQ people has consequence
Human Righs campaign lauds NBA decision to move All-Star game to New Orleans
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 11 days ago
and across the country that discrimination against LGBTQ people has consequences and will not be tolerated,” HRC President Chad Griffin said in a prepared statement. “New Orleans' explicit LGBTQ non-discrimination protections will ensure all NBA... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
NBA chooses New Orleans for 2017 All-Star Gameand across the country that discrimination against LGBTQ people has consequence
NBA chooses New Orleans for 2017 All-Star Game
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 11 days ago
and across the country that discrimination against LGBTQ people has consequences and will not be tolerated," HRC President Chad Griffin said in a statement. "New Orleans' explicit LGBTQ non-discrimination protections will ensure all NBA employees,... Read more
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KTVN Reno
NBA chooses New Orleans for 2017 All-Star Gameand across the country that discrimination against LGBTQ people has consequence
NBA chooses New Orleans for 2017 All-Star Game
KTVN Reno / Posted 11 days ago
and across the country that discrimination against LGBTQ people has consequences and will not be tolerated," HRC President Chad Griffin said in a statement. "New Orleans' explicit LGBTQ non-discrimination protections will ensure all NBA employees,... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
NBA chooses New Orleans for 2017 All-Star Gameand across the country that discrimination against LGBTQ people has consequence
NBA chooses New Orleans for 2017 All-Star Game
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 11 days ago
and across the country that discrimination against LGBTQ people has consequences and will not be tolerated," HRC President Chad Griffin said in a statement. "New Orleans' explicit LGBTQ non-discrimination protections will ensure all NBA employees,... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
NBA chooses New Orleans for 2017 All-Star Gamediscrimination against LGBTQ people has consequences and will not be tolerated,
NBA chooses New Orleans for 2017 All-Star Game
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 11 days ago
discrimination against LGBTQ people has consequences and will not be tolerated,” said Human Rights Campaign (HRC) President Chad Griffin. “New Orleans' explicit LGBTQ non-discrimination protections will ensure all NBA employees, players, and fans... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
NBA chooses New Orleans for 2017 All-Star Gameand across the country that discrimination against LGBTQ people has consequence
NBA chooses New Orleans for 2017 All-Star Game
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 11 days ago
and across the country that discrimination against LGBTQ people has consequences and will not be tolerated," HRC President Chad Griffin said in a statement. "New Orleans' explicit LGBTQ non-discrimination protections will ensure all NBA employees,... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
NBA chooses New Orleans for 2017 All-Star Gamediscrimination against LGBTQ people has consequences and will not be tolerated,
NBA chooses New Orleans for 2017 All-Star Game
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 11 days ago
discrimination against LGBTQ people has consequences and will not be tolerated,” said Human Rights Campaign (HRC) President Chad Griffin. “New Orleans' explicit LGBTQ non-discrimination protections will ensure all NBA employees, players, and fans... Read more
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The News & Observer
Gay rights groups endorse Roy CooperLGBTQ equality and a proven leader who will work to make the Tar Heel State inc
Gay rights groups endorse Roy Cooper
The News & Observer / Posted 11 days ago
LGBTQ equality and a proven leader who will work to make the Tar Heel State inclusive and welcoming for all,” HRC President Chad Griffin said in a statement. “As governor, Roy Cooper will work to repeal HB2, stand up for common decency and fight to... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Dollywood calming room makes attendance possible for children with Autismsteer away from public places like this. So hopefully with this room they'll be
Dollywood calming room makes attendance possible for children with Autism
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 12 days ago
steer away from public places like this. So hopefully with this room they'll be able to come down more often," said Chad Griffin, Alex's dad. "It feels better to know that he has a space he can go to if he needs it. We've tried to calm him... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Dollywood calming room makes attendance possible for children with Autismsteer away from public places like this. So hopefully with this room they'll be
Dollywood calming room makes attendance possible for children with Autism
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 12 days ago
steer away from public places like this. So hopefully with this room they'll be able to come down more often," said Chad Griffin, Alex's dad. "It feels better to know that he has a space he can go to if he needs it. We've tried to calm him... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Dollywood calming room makes attendance possible for children with Autismsteer away from public places like this. So hopefully with this room they'll be
Dollywood calming room makes attendance possible for children with Autism
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 12 days ago
steer away from public places like this. So hopefully with this room they'll be able to come down more often," said Chad Griffin, Alex's dad. "It feels better to know that he has a space he can go to if he needs it. We've tried to calm him... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Dollywood calming room makes attendance possible for children with Autismsteer away from public places like this. So hopefully with this room they'll be
Dollywood calming room makes attendance possible for children with Autism
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 12 days ago
steer away from public places like this. So hopefully with this room they'll be able to come down more often," said Chad Griffin, Alex's dad. "It feels better to know that he has a space he can go to if he needs it. We've tried to calm him... Read more
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FOX News
Navy names ship after gay rights advocate Harvey Milkto honor those like Milk who have fought in a different way, battling — and som
Navy names ship after gay rights advocate Harvey Milk
FOX News / Posted 14 days ago
to honor those like Milk who have fought in a different way, battling — and sometimes dying — for freedom and equality. Chad Griffin, the president of the advocacy group the Human Rights Campaign, lauded the Navy honor for Milk, calling it... Read more
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CTV News
U.S. Navy names ship after gay rights advocate Harvey Milkto honour those like Milk who have fought in a different way, battling - and so
U.S. Navy names ship after gay rights advocate Harvey Milk
CTV News / Posted 14 days ago
to honour those like Milk who have fought in a different way, battling - and sometimes dying - for freedom and equality. Chad Griffin, the president of the advocacy group the Human Rights Campaign, lauded the Navy honour for Milk, calling it... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
US Navy names ship after gay rights advocate Harvey Milkto honour those like Milk who have fought in a different way, battling — and so
US Navy names ship after gay rights advocate Harvey Milk
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 14 days ago
to honour those like Milk who have fought in a different way, battling — and sometimes dying — for freedom and equality. Chad Griffin, the president of the advocacy group the Human Rights Campaign, lauded the Navy honour for Milk, calling it... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Navy names ship after gay rights advocate Harvey Milkto honor those like Milk who have fought in a different way, battling - and som
Navy names ship after gay rights advocate Harvey Milk
KTVN Reno / Posted 14 days ago
to honor those like Milk who have fought in a different way, battling - and sometimes dying - for freedom and equality. Chad Griffin, the president of the advocacy group the Human Rights Campaign, lauded the Navy honor for Milk, calling it... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Navy names ship after gay rights advocate Harvey Milkto honor those like Milk who have fought in a different way, battling - and som
Navy names ship after gay rights advocate Harvey Milk
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 14 days ago
to honor those like Milk who have fought in a different way, battling - and sometimes dying - for freedom and equality. Chad Griffin, the president of the advocacy group the Human Rights Campaign, lauded the Navy honor for Milk, calling it... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Navy names ship after gay rights advocate Harvey Milkto honor those like Milk who have fought in a different way, battling - and som
Navy names ship after gay rights advocate Harvey Milk
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 14 days ago
to honor those like Milk who have fought in a different way, battling - and sometimes dying - for freedom and equality. Chad Griffin, the president of the advocacy group the Human Rights Campaign, lauded the Navy honor for Milk, calling it... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Navy names ship after gay rights advocate Harvey Milkto honor those like Milk who have fought in a different way, battling - and som
Navy names ship after gay rights advocate Harvey Milk
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 14 days ago
to honor those like Milk who have fought in a different way, battling - and sometimes dying - for freedom and equality. Chad Griffin, the president of the advocacy group the Human Rights Campaign, lauded the Navy honor for Milk, calling it... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Navy names ship after gay rights advocate Harvey Milkto honor those like Milk who have fought in a different way, battling — and som
Navy names ship after gay rights advocate Harvey Milk
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 14 days ago
to honor those like Milk who have fought in a different way, battling — and sometimes dying — for freedom and equality. Chad Griffin, the president of the advocacy group the Human Rights Campaign, lauded the Navy honor for Milk, calling it... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Navy names ship after gay rights advocate Harvey Milkto honor those like Milk who have fought in a different way, battling — and som
Navy names ship after gay rights advocate Harvey Milk
Inquirier.net / Posted 14 days ago
to honor those like Milk who have fought in a different way, battling — and sometimes dying — for freedom and equality. Chad Griffin, the president of the advocacy group the Human Rights Campaign, lauded the Navy honor for Milk, calling it... Read more
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Daily Herald
Navy names ship after gay rights advocate Harvey Milkto honor those like Milk who have fought in a different way, battling - and som
Navy names ship after gay rights advocate Harvey Milk
Daily Herald / Posted 14 days ago
to honor those like Milk who have fought in a different way, battling - and sometimes dying - for freedom and equality. Chad Griffin, the president of the advocacy group the Human Rights Campaign, lauded the Navy honor for Milk, calling it... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Navy names ship after gay rights advocate Harvey Milkto honor those like Milk who have fought in a different way, battling - and som
Navy names ship after gay rights advocate Harvey Milk
The Record Searchlight / Posted 14 days ago
to honor those like Milk who have fought in a different way, battling - and sometimes dying - for freedom and equality. Chad Griffin, the president of the advocacy group the Human Rights Campaign, lauded the Navy honor for Milk, calling it... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Dollywood calming room makes attendence possible for children with Autismsteer away from public places like this. So hopefully with this room they'll be
Dollywood calming room makes attendence possible for children with Autism
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 14 days ago
steer away from public places like this. So hopefully with this room they'll be able to come down more often," said Chad Griffin, Alex's dad. "It feels better to know that he has a space he can go to if he needs it. We've tried to calm him... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Caseville woman who drove van into river stands mute in courttrapped inside a vehicle as it was submerged in the river. While officials wer
Caseville woman who drove van into river stands mute in court
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 22 days ago
trapped inside a vehicle as it was submerged in the river. While officials were responding, 42-year-old Pinckney man Chad Griffin and 66-year-old Carleton man Jesse Ross, who were staying nearby, heard the noise of what turned out to be... Read more
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MLive.com
Woman rescued, then arrested, after crashing van into Pigeon Riverfloated across the river before righting itself and sinking to the bottom near
Woman rescued, then arrested, after crashing van into Pigeon River
MLive.com / Posted 23 days ago
floated across the river before righting itself and sinking to the bottom near the river's south bank, the release states. Chad Griffin, 42, of Pinckney and Jesse Ross, 66, of Carrollton, who were staying nearby, heard the commotion. Sheriff's... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Michigan woman rescued from submerged van, later arrestedcharges after two men rescued her from a van that plunged into a river. Huron
Michigan woman rescued from submerged van, later arrested
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 24 days ago
charges after two men rescued her from a van that plunged into a river. Huron County Sheriff Kelly Hanson says 42-year-old Chad Griffin and 66-year-old Jesse Ross heard the van crash through a sign and fence about 5 a.m. Saturday before dropping... Read more
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The Alpena News
Michigan woman rescued from submerged van, later arrestedcharges after two men rescued her from a van that plunged into a river. Huron
Michigan woman rescued from submerged van, later arrested
The Alpena News / Posted 24 days ago
charges after two men rescued her from a van that plunged into a river. Huron County Sheriff Kelly Hanson says 42-year-old Chad Griffin and 66-year-old Jesse Ross heard the van crash through a sign and fence about 5 a.m. Saturday before dropping... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Michigan woman rescued from submerged van, later arrestedcharges after two men rescued her from a van that plunged into a river. Huron
Michigan woman rescued from submerged van, later arrested
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 24 days ago
charges after two men rescued her from a van that plunged into a river. Huron County Sheriff Kelly Hanson says 42-year-old Chad Griffin and 66-year-old Jesse Ross heard the van crash through a sign and fence about 5 a.m. Saturday before dropping... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Michigan woman rescued from submerged van, later arrestedcharges after two men rescued her from a van that plunged into a river. Huron
Michigan woman rescued from submerged van, later arrested
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 24 days ago
charges after two men rescued her from a van that plunged into a river. Huron County Sheriff Kelly Hanson says 42-year-old Chad Griffin and 66-year-old Jesse Ross heard the van crash through a sign and fence about 5 a.m. Saturday before dropping... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Michigan woman rescued from submerged van, later arrestedcharges after two men rescued her from a van that plunged into a river. Huron
Michigan woman rescued from submerged van, later arrested
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 24 days ago
charges after two men rescued her from a van that plunged into a river. Huron County Sheriff Kelly Hanson says 42-year-old Chad Griffin and 66-year-old Jesse Ross heard the van crash through a sign and fence about 5 a.m. Saturday before dropping... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Michigan woman rescued from submerged van, later arrestedcharges after two men rescued her from a van that plunged into a river. Huron
Michigan woman rescued from submerged van, later arrested
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 24 days ago
charges after two men rescued her from a van that plunged into a river. Huron County Sheriff Kelly Hanson says 42-year-old Chad Griffin and 66-year-old Jesse Ross heard the van crash through a sign and fence about 5 a.m. Saturday before dropping... Read more
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