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Published 04/08/2011 | 11:17

THE all-out war against the ex-presidential hopeful has been won by homophobes, conservatives and Catholics in forcing a poll-topper out.

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Guilt by association has become a powerful political tool in driving any candidate out of town -- especially a gay one.

Mr Norris has claimed that he has proven that a gay person can run for the Presidency; however, the evidence seems to be to the contrary when one takes account of the fact that a smear campaign regarding non-existent tapes took place before the conviction of his former partner came into the public arena.

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