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Gay in Indonesia's Aceh? Brace for 100 Lashes in Front of a Crowd - NBCNews.com

06 Oct 14, 07:10:58

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Gay in Indonesia's Aceh? Brace for 100 Lashes in Front of a Crowd
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Indonesia's human rights advocates are deeply horrified at the harsh codes against homosexuality. It's “as if we're going back hundreds of years,” according to Chika Noya, an Indonesian gay rights activist interviewed by the Jakarta Globe. Another ...
Gay in Aceh, Indonesia? Brace for 100 Lashes in Front of a Jeering CrowdTowleroad
Gay in Aceh? Brace for 100 lashes in front of a jeering crowdGlobalPost

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Indonesian Province Passes Draconian Law Against Gay Sex - International Business Times

27 Sep 14, 12:09:28

International Business Times

Indonesian Province Passes Draconian Law Against Gay Sex
International Business Times
The Indonesian province of Aceh passed a draconian anti-homosexuality law Saturday that would punish gay sex with 100 lashes of the cane, according to Agence France-Presse. The measure would outlaw anal sex between men and “the rubbing of body ...
INDONESIA: New Aceh bylaw imposing 100 lashes for gay and extramarital sex ...Amnesty International UK
Indonesia province to punish gay sex by public caningHaaretz
Indonesia's Aceh approves 100 lashes of cane for gay sexSouth China Morning Post (subscription)
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Repeal law punishing gay sex with lashes in Indonesia's Aceh, says Amnesty - Reuters

29 Sep 14, 01:09:49

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Repeal law punishing gay sex with lashes in Indonesia's Aceh, says Amnesty
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BANGKOK (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Amnesty International called for an immediate repeal of a new law in the Indonesian province of Aceh punishing anyone caught having gay sex or extramarital sex with 100 lashes, saying the legislation would stoke ...
Repeal law punishing gay sex, adultery with lashes in Indonesia's Aceh, says ...Reuters Blogs (blog)
Indonesia's Aceh province imposes caning for gay sexThe Phuket News
Indonesian region OKs whipping for gay sex, adulteryErasing 76 Crimes

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Indonesian Aceh proposes 100 lashes for gay sex - MSN Malaysia News

02 Oct 14, 01:10:42

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Indonesian Aceh proposes 100 lashes for gay sex
MSN Malaysia News
Gay sex could be punishable by 100 lashes of the cane in Indonesia's staunchly conservative Aceh province if parliament passes a draft law that critics say violates basic human rights. Aceh is the only part of the world's biggest Muslim-majority nation ...
Indonesia: Aceh's New Islamic Laws Violate RightsHuman Rights Watch
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Indonesian lawmakers propose ban on gay sex, caning of those caught - CP24 Toronto's Breaking News

24 Sep 14, 10:09:59

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Indonesian lawmakers propose ban on gay sex, caning of those caught
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BANDA ACEH, Indonesia -- People caught having homosexual sex could be publicly caned in Indonesia's conservative Aceh province if an Islam-inspired draft law is approved this week. Lawmaker Moharriadi Syafari said a majority of provincial legislators ...
Indonesian province considers caning for gay sexCortez Journal
Indonesia's Aceh province debates public floggings for homosexualityThe Guardian
Gay sex faces caning threat in Aceh, Indonesia under Islamic lawThe Australian

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Indonesia's Aceh to vote on caning to punish gay sex - Astro Awani

26 Sep 14, 12:09:44

Astro Awani

Indonesia's Aceh to vote on caning to punish gay sex
Astro Awani
BANDA ACEH: Lawmakers in Indonesia's Aceh will vote Friday on whether to make gay sex punishable by 100 lashes of the cane, the latest proposed Islamic regulation in the conservative province that has outraged rights activists. Aceh, the only part of ...

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News of the Day From Across the Globe, Oct. 25 - SFGate

24 Oct 14, 11:10:32

News of the Day From Across the Globe, Oct. 25
SFGate
5 Gay activists attacked: Police say about 30 people wearing masks and throwing rocks and bottles have attacked members of a gay rights activist group in Macedonia, wounding two of them. Friday's assault occurred in Skopje, the capital, as the LGBT ...

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South Africa aims to live the dream of equality for all - The Seattle Times

24 Oct 14, 07:10:13

South Africa aims to live the dream of equality for all
The Seattle Times
Graffiti sprayed on a wall at Johannesburg's Constitution Hill shows that the spirit of activism embodied by leaders such as the late Nelson Mandela and former Cape Town Archbishop Desmond Tutu lives on among members of South Africa's young gay ...

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Special envoy for gay rights needed - The Hill (blog)

21 Oct 14, 08:10:57

Special envoy for gay rights needed
The Hill (blog)
Anti-LGBT legislation is moving forward in, among other countries, Kyrgyzstan, Gambia, Chad, and Indonesia. Kyrgyzstan's bill moved forward in Parliament just this week, and is the harshest Russian-style "propaganda" law in the region, calling for ...

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Elton John joins with US agencies on new aids program - ANTARA

25 Oct 14, 09:10:55

ANTARA

Elton John joins with US agencies on new aids program
ANTARA
John met with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry at the State Department where they announced the joint project to help expand access to HIV services for gays and transgender individuals in Africa, Reuters reported. The new program called Health4Men ...

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