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11:58 AM, June 15th, 2012

Here is the speech that got Rep. Lisa Brown banned from speaking. Spokesman Ari Adler said she was punished because she “threw a temper tantrum on the House floor.” You be the judge. 

UPDATE: Jezebel reports:  

Adler said the House took offense when Brown said “no means no” because it implied she was comparing abortion legislation to rape. 

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    Well, if the shoe fits…
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    Personally, I don’t think she’s out of line.
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    Strip a woman of her rights and she’s not just gonna let it happen. We have fought for our rights before and we’ll do it...
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