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Murdered and missing trans members remembered at somber event

The local Transgender Day of Remembrance memorial was held at the LGBT Network offices in Hauppauge on Wednesday evening, a solemn event in honor of murdered and missing trans members. (Credit: Newsday / Shelby Knowles)


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