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Retrieved May 20, Cultural depictions of Matthew Shepard. The ProvinceFebruary 2, Retrieved 15 February Ignoring the tragedies of Matthew's life prior to his murder will do nothing to help other young men in our community who are sold for sex, ravaged by drugs, and generally exploited.
The book said that Shepard and McKinney—the killer who inflicted the injuries—had been occasional sex partners and that Shepard was a methamphetamine dealer. Retrieved June 11, The police intervened and created a human barrier between the two groups. Archived from the original on January 9, WestMarch 26, Matthew Shepard's father says life in prison shows "mercy to someone who refused to show any mercy.