Nashville's Rights Groups Hold Vigil for Murdered Soldier
2nd Soldier Charged in Slaying as Gay Revelations Surface
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...Did you both happen see Calpurnia Adams on tonight's 6 o'clock news on Channel 5? As per the news cast and her interview on news Channel 5, she was seeing the young soldier who was beaten to death up at Ft. Campbell!
Poor Calpurnia, she looked so sad, and the news mentioned that she was an entertainer (female impersonator) at "The Connection."
The other soldiers found out about his relationship with Calpurnia and apparently began harassing him, which led to his beating subsequent death.
The news cast also mentioned that this was the first relationship of this kind for the xyoung soldier.
A second soldier, Specialist Justin R. Fisher, 25, has been charged as a principal to premeditated murder by encouraging Pfc. Calvin N. Glover to strike Winchell; acting as an accessory after the fact; making false statements and obstructing the investigation.
Organizations also sponsoring the 7 p.m. vigil included The Lesbian & Gay Coalition for Justice, The Center for LGBT Community Services, The Stonewall Mission Church, The Metropolitan Community Church, The Human Rights Campaign, The National Gay and Lesbian Task Force, and The Servicemembers Legal Defense Network.