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Russia proposes extending ‘gay propaganda’ law to all adults

07/11/2022 | Al Jazeera

Russian lawmakers have proposed extending a ban on the promotion of “non-traditional” sexual relationships among minors to now include adults as well, a senior legislator has said. Russia’s existing “gay propaganda” law, passed in 2013, has been used to stop gay pride marches and detain LGBTQ rights activists. Under the proposed changes to the law, any event or act regarded as an attempt to promote homosexuality could incur a fine.

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