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Shepard, Matthew (1976–1998)

Matthew Wayne Shepard was born December 1, 1976, in Casper, Wyoming, and was the oldest son of Judy Peck Shepard and Dennis Shepard. He was brutally beaten because of his sexual orientation on October 6, 1998, and died 5 days later.

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