Gay cure scam: Beijing court orders apology

/ 12:14 PM December 23, 2014
SCREENGRAB from www.allout.org

SCREENGRAB from www.allout.org

BEIJING–A court in Beijing ordered a private psychological counseling center to apologize and pay compensation to a 30-year-old homosexual man for providing him with treatment it characterized as a cure for his sexual preference. It was the first known lawsuit of its kind in China and has attracted widespread attention in recent months.

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