The ruling allows Mississippi to enforce its LGBT religious objections law. On Thursday, the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals overruled a previous ruling that the law was unconstitutional. The law allows businesses and government employees to refuse service to same-sex couples based on their religious
Dozens of men were detained by Indonesian police in a weekend raid on a gay sauna. According to local reports, 141 men were arrested in the weekend raid. It is the latest sign of growing hostility towards homosexuality in the world’s most populous Muslim nation.
On Saturday, Russian newspaper, Novaya Gazeta, confirmed that the Chechen authorities were arresting and killing gay men. The men were detained “in connection with their nontraditional sexual orientation, or suspicion of such,” the article claims. It is suspected that more than 100 gay men had been detained,