Entry #12: LGBT discrimination in Russia

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IssueLGBT discrimination
StatusNo protections
Start DateJul 29, 2013
End Datenow
DescriptionSigned into law by President Vladimir Putin, the law on “propaganda of nontraditional sexual relations among minors” criminalizes public expression of support for nontraditional relationships.
Sourceshttp://articles.washingtonpost.com/2013-08-12/world/41308626_1_new-law-propaganda-federal-law http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/06/11/us-russia-gay-idUSBRE95A0GE20130611
Reports (1)
  • Status is not correct "There are a lot of cases where judges applied general anti-discrimination provisions to protect LGBT people. "

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