Entry #1499: Conversion therapy in North Carolina

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RegionNorth Carolina
IssueConversion therapy
StatusBanned
Start DateAug 2, 2019
End Datenow
DescriptionOn August 2, 2019, North Carolina governor signed an executive order to prohibit the use of state funds for conversion therapy on minors with the aim of changing their sexual orientation or gender identity.
Sourceshttps://www.nbcnews.com/feature/nbc-out/n-carolina-first-south-ban-state-funding-conversion-therapy-n1038846


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Revision by Notdog1996

Old Value New Value (Current)
ValueNot bannedBanned
Start Date0000-01-012019-08-02
NoteConversion Therapy is technically legal in north carolina.On August 2, 2019, North Carolina governor signed an executive order to prohibit the use of state funds for conversion therapy on minors with the aim of changing their sexual orientation or gender identity.
Sourceshttps://equalitync.org/conversion_therapy_exec_order/https://www.nbcnews.com/feature/nbc-out/n-carolina-first-south-ban-state-funding-conversion-therapy-n1038846

Revision by tsusamu

Old Value New Value
ValueNot banned
Value Specialambiguous
NoteConversion Therapy is legal. However, government funding bans it from being practiced currently.Conversion Therapy is technically legal in north carolina.

Revision by bubblyara

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NoteConversion Therapy is currently legal. No law currently bans it, despite organizations such as the American Psychological Association denouncing it. Though it's not actually ambiguous (It is in fact legal), this is the best indicator of the available options.Conversion Therapy is legal. However, government funding bans it from being practiced currently.
Sourceshttp://www.nclrights.org/bornperfect-laws-legislation-by-state/ http://www.nclrights.org/bornperfect-the-facts-about-conversion-therapy/ http://www.hrc.org/resources/entry/the-lies-and-dangers-of-reparative-therapyhttps://equalitync.org/conversion_therapy_exec_order/
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