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Dale McAlpine: A Tale Of Sodomy, God And Free Speech

DALE McAlpine has been charged with causing “harassment, alarm or distress” for standing on the top of stepladder telling a passing shopper that homosexuality goes against the word of god.

Mr McAlpine says blasphemy, drunkenness and same sex relationships are sins.

Tuning in is a gay police community support officer (PCSO). This PCSO approaches the female shopper,. He then approaches Mr McAlpine. He says he’s received a complaint. In Wokington, Cumbria, Mr McAlpine is arrested and sent to the cells for seven hours.

Says Mr McAlpine to the PCSO (as he claims):

I am not homophobic but sometimes I do say that the Bible says homosexuality is a crime against the Creator”.

He claims the PCSO said he was gay and the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender liaison officer for Cumbria police.

Mr McAlpine: “It’s still a sin.”

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Posted: 3rd, May 2010 | In: Reviews | Comment