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The amendments make any therapy that attempts to change or suppress a person’s sexual orientation or gender identity in Victoria illegal and includes significant fines and jail time.
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New Sex Offences Law in Uganda Targets LGBTQ+ Communities and People With HIV: Rights Experts

By Nita Bhalla

NAIROBI, May 7 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) — A new Ugandan law that seeks to better protect victims of sexual violence has been criticised by rights campaigners who say it discriminates against vulnerable groups including LGBT+ people, sex workers, and those livin