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And it is likely they would fall on deaf ears to the majority of American GLBTs whose "mainstream" problems include the fact that they can be legally fired for their sexual orientation, can't get health insurance for their families aren't recognized under any federal civil rights, tax, or other laws--but are recognized under many states' criminal statutes as sodomizers.
When numerous, well documented requests for adequate information fall on deaf ears, creditors have little choice but to pursue the discovery process and the use of receivers.