Thousands filled the soaring nave of the Washington National Cathedral for the interment service of Matthew Shepard, the young man whose murder 20 years ago horrified the nation and became a milestone.. Credit: nola.com - Published Also reported by •syracuse.com
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Parents Judy and Dennis Shepard remember their son, Matthew, who was interred at the Washington National Cathedral on Friday, two decades after his violent death turned him into an inspirational symbol..
The ashes of Matthew Shepard, whose brutal murder in the 1990s became a rallying cry for the gay rights movement, were laid to rest Friday in the Washington National Cathedral. (Oct. 26)
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The remains of Shepard, a college student killed in 1998 who became a symbol for violence against gay people, were buried on Friday after a ceremony at the Washington National Cathedral. Credit: NYTimes.com - Published Also reported by •NPR
Shepard's remains have for 20 years been kept by his family in Wyoming, where the 21-year-old college student was killed in 1998. Credit: CBS 2 - Published Also reported by •CBS News •Deseret News •NPR •Seattle Times
Two decades after Matthew Shepard was kidnapped and killed, turning him into an inspirational symbol for the fight against violence targeting gay people, his remains will be interred on Friday at the.. Credit: Reuters - Published