MI Prosecutor Threatens Charges Over LGBTQ Book

Bridge Michigan reports:

Lapeer County Prosecutor John Miller says he may file criminal charges against employees or officials of the Lapeer District Library if an LGBTQ-themed graphic novel isn’t removed from the shelves.

Miller told Bridge Michigan on Monday the illustrations in the book “Gender Queer: A Memoir” could rise to the level of accosting, enticing or soliciting a child for immoral purpose, a felony punishable by up to four years in prison.

“I hope that is not the outcome of this,” Miller said. “I want this to come to a conclusion” that the community agrees on that would “remove the book from the library.”

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The town’s head librarian notes that Miller has expressed no opposition to books that depict heterosexual fucking. The Joy Of Sex, she points out, is also in the library’s collection.