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StarAnti-gay academic books to be banned in Albania News item summary AL 29 DEC

StarFormer University of Toledo official loses firing appeal News item summary US (OH) 17 DEC
• Opinion: Crystal Dixon v. University of Toledo 12-3218 PDF 44.91kb, 17 DEC 12

StarComplaints about use of 'gay' on news ruled trivial News item summary NZ 16 DEC
• Decision: Leitch and Television New Zealand Ltd and TVWorks Ltd 2012-104, 04 DEC 12

StarUN rules Russian 'gay gag' law violates human rights News item summary CH 25 NOV
• Human Rights Committee: Communication No. 1932/2010 CCPR/C/106/D/1932/2010 PDF 153.0kb, 19 NOV 12

StarMoscow lawmakers reject 'gay gag' bill News item summary RU 22 NOV

StarMan Wins Case Against Employer Who Demoted Him for Facebook Comments News item summary UK 16 NOV
• Judgment: Adrian Smith v. Trafford Housing Trust [2012] EWHC 3221 (Ch) PDF 251.29kb, 16 NOV 12

StarRussian court backs St Petersburg’s anti-gay law News item summary RU 03 OCT

StarUkraine Parliament OK's Bill Criminalizing Gay 'Propaganda' News item summary UA 02 OCT

StarRussia's top court backs gay events ban RU 14 SEP

StarAppeal against century-long ban on gay pride in Moscow is refused RU 17 AUG

StarTunisia blasphemy bill threatens gays and free speech TN 11 AUG

StarHong Kong court dismisses case in which man sought to challenge police action at IDAHO 2011 HK 25 JUL

StarUkrainian Lawmakers Pull Antigay Bill After International Outcry UA 06 JUL

StarGay rights activists file suit with ECHR contesting Arkhangelsk region's law banning propaganda of homosexuality RU 02 JUL

StarMoldova's ban on gay protest violated human rights, court rules MD 12 JUN

StarMoscow court upholds hundred-year ban on gay pride RU 07 JUN

StarSt Petersburg judge 'rules LGBT event bans were unlawful' RU 01 JUN

StarKaliningrad region may pass anti-gay law RU 24 MAY

StarUkrainian Parliament discusses law amendments banning the promotion of homosexuality UA 20 MAY

StarNovosibirsk Region Latest to Pass Anti-Gay Law RU 27 APR

StarRussian Parliament to Consider Ban Against Gay Propaganda RU 29 MAR

StarSt Petersburg governor signs gay hate law RU 11 MAR

StarMalaysian Court Upholds Ban on Sexuality Rights Festival, "Seksualiti Merdeka" MY 09 MAR

StarYahoo censors profiles containing 'sex' INTNL 09 MAR

StarUtah senate votes to stop discussion of homosexuality in schools US (UT) 08 MAR

Star'Propaganda' law passed in the final hearing in St. Petersburg RU 29 FEB

StarMoldova city bans 'gay propaganda' MD 24 FEB

StarRussian city bans spreading of 'homosexual propaganda' RU 09 FEB

StarReal name and ID number now required on China's biggest microblog CN 09 FEB

StarIGLHRC Website Banned ID 07 FEB

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