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July 23, 2012

Hundreds attend candlelit vigil for lesbian in Lincoln who was brutally assaulted and had her house set on fire

Hundreds of people attended a candlelit vigil in Nebraska for a lesbian whose attackers allegedly carved anti-gay slurs into her skin before setting fire to her house.

Around 500 gathered with rainbow flags at the steps of the Capitol building in Lincoln last night (22 July), according to the Lincoln Journal Star.