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Westboro Church skips protest

POSTED: Thursday, March 18, 2010 - 9:32pm

UPDATED: Friday, June 4, 2010 - 12:00am

Protestors from the Westboro Baptist Church were no shows tonight at the opening of "The Laramie Project" at Dutchtown High School.

Hundreds of counter protestors showed up.

School officials say the attention helped fill seats at the play.

The protest ended peacefully around 7:30pm.