Skip to comments.No basis for 'homosexual propaganda' in int'l law -Lavrov [Russia Gets It, Unlike The West!]
Posted on 02/26/2013 5:32:17 AM PST by SoFloFreeper
Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov disagreed with his Dutch counterpart Franciscus Timmermans over Russias international commitments regarding homosexual rights.
Lavrov said that Russia, unlike the Soviet Union, has no law forbidding homosexual behavior between consenting adults, but it has the right to prohibit the proliferation of homosexual propaganda....
A bill that bans "homosexual propaganda towards minors" has yet to become law in Russia, but the first draft has already passed the lower chamber of the Russian parliament.
Lavrov emphasized that Russias Criminal Code, which regularly punished homosexuals in the days of the Soviet Union, was abolished a long time ago and "homosexuals could do what they do absolutely freely and with impunity."
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Frankly, I think this is best left to LOCAL authorities and not national ones....but it is a STARK contrast to the RAPID advance of the forced celebration of sodomy in America.
The State House event from hell: Homosexual and trans lobby celebrate “transgender law” with Mass. Governor and top politicians.
Vocal anger & hostility toward pro-family citizens.
Coming to other states soon . . .