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Website won't remove posts about Fairfax firefighter

The moderator of "Fairfax Underground," an online message board at the center of an investigation into whether a local firefighter was cyberbullied by vulgar posts about her sex life and appearance before her April suicide, says the fire chief's comments are a "deflection of blame."

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