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A Portland, Ore., cab driver who kicked a lesbian couple out of his car after yelling homophobic slurs at them has lost his job.

* A PORTLAND, ORE., CAB DRIVER who kicked a lesbian couple out of his car after yelling homophobic slurs at them has lost his job. Kate Neal said that she and her girlfriend, Shanako Devoll, had been showing affection in a Broadway Cab on their way home when the driver said, "You can't be gay in my cab," and left them on the side of an interstate in the middle of the night. The City of Portland's Regulatory Division has issued a statement that the driver, Ahmed Egal, has had his his taxi permit revoked and that the taxi company has been fined $1,000.

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Title Annotation:IN CASE YOU MISSED IT ...
Author:Lowrey, Sassafras
Publication:Curve
Date:Nov 1, 2013
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