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Court Allows Groundbreaking Case Against Anti-Gay Religious Leader to Proceed

August 14, 2013, Springfield, MA – Today, in a first-of-its kind case brought by a Ugandan LGBTI advocacy organization against a prominent U.S. anti-gay extremist, a federal judge ruled that persecution on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity is a crime against humanity and that the fundamental human rights of LGBTI people are protected under international law.

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15th August 2013 12:08

Alessia Valenza

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