CRYSTAL - The Salt Lake Tribune News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us (Webmaster) Small S.C. town rallies for fired gay police chief <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="">Small S.C. town rallies for fired gay police chief</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JEFFREY COLLINS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-13T19:39:15.66-06:00">Updated Jul 13, 2014 07:39PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Latta, S.C. • When openly gay police chief Crystal Moore was fired by a mayor who condemned her lifestyle as “questionable,” she feared her two decade career in law enforcement in this town was over. Then, this conservative, small town rebelled. The people of Latta, who voted overwhelmingly for a state amendment banning gay marriage eight years ago, turned against the mayor, stripped him of his powers and the town council rehired Moore. They said her dedication to the town mattered more than he...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581794792014-07-13T19:39:15.66-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-13T19:39:15.66-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> Sun, 13 Jul 2014 19:39:15 MDT