[lg policy] Tennessee bill to protect "natural meanings of words" becomes law. Critics say it's meant to restrict LGBTQ rights

Baron, Dennis E debaron at illinois.edu
Tue May 9 12:34:11 EDT 2017


Excuse the repost—

Dave,

This may elucidate the issues a bit:

http://bit.ly/2oZ831v


Dennis Baron
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read the Web of Language:
https://illinois.edu/blog/view/25
















On May 9, 2017, at 3:31 AM, Dave Sayers <dave.sayers at cantab.net<mailto:dave.sayers at cantab.net>> wrote:

Per the article: "The bill itself uses vague language". I see...

Full article: http://nbcnews.to/2qSyztX

Dave

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