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Dolly Parton Apologizes For ‘Gay Marriage T-Shirt’ Incident

Country Music Star Dolly Parton has released an apology to Olivier Odom and her wife Jennifer Tipton. A few days ago The lesbian couple were asked to remove a ?gay marriage T-shirt? during a visit in Dollywood theme park.

Dolly Parton has released a statement to ABC News apologizing for the incident. The statement reads:

“I am truly sorry for the hurt or embarrassment regarding the gay and lesbian t-shirt incident at Dollywood’s Splash Country recently. Everyone knows of my personal support of the gay and lesbian community. Dollywood is a family park and all families are welcome.” Dolly adds that the policies on clothing or signs with profanity or controversial messages are in place to protect the person wearing the shirt and keep disturbances at the park to a minimum. Dolly concludes saying, “I am looking further into the incident and hope and believe it was more policy than insensitivity. I am very sorry it happened at all.”

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