Chinese Court Rules “gay cure” Treatments Are Illegal!

Posted: December 21, 2014 in For your information, for your reflection, Our Stories, We fight on
Many thanks to comrade Audrey Bee for sharing this link with us. 
Clinic in Chongqing ordered to pay compensation after it told man it could treat his homosexuality with electric shocks
From the article as posted in the Guardian.
” A Beijing court has ruled in favour of a gay man in a case against a “gay-straight conversion” clinic, an unprecedented legal judgment in a country where most people consider homosexuality deeply taboo.Yang Teng, 30, brought the case against the Xinyu Piaoxiang clinic in the south-western city of Chongqing, which allegedly told him it could “cure” him of his homosexuality through a series of treatments involving hypnosis and electric shocks.

The court ruled that such treatments were illegal, and demanded that the clinic give Yang 3,500 yuan (£359) in compensation and post an apology to its website.


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