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2016

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November 2016

StarEuro court rules freedom of expression violation in Turkish LGBT rights group magazine seizure News item summary TR 22 NOV.
StarIn A National First, LGBT Advocates Sue Utah Schools Over 'Anti-Gay' Laws News item summaryUS (UT) 07 NOV
• Complaint for Declaratory and Injunctive Relief: Equality Utah et al v. Utah State Board of Education et al. 2:16-cv-01081-BCW PDF 93.80kb 21 OCT 16

October 2016

StarSingapore Bans Foreign Funding Of Gay Pride Rally News item summary SG 21 OCT
StarRussia censors internet support site for LGBT teens News item summary RU 11 OCT

September 2016

StarHaiti's first LGBT film festival cancelled after death threats and police ban News item summary HT 29 SEP
StarHundreds Of Millions Of People May Soon Be Blocked From Using Grindr News item summary ID 16 SEP

August 2016

StarRegina court upholds right to reject offensive, anti-gay advertising News item summary CA (SK) 06 SEP
StarSingapore passes contempt of court law amid much controversy News item summary SG 16 AUG
• Bill: Administration of Justice (Protection) Bill No. 23/2016 PDF 231.87kb 11 JUL 16

July 2016

StarGay March in Israeli City Canceled After Court Ruling News item summary IL 14 JUL

June 2016

StarTurkey Bans Gay Pride Parade in Istanbul, Citing Security News item summary TR 17 JUN
StarTwo men kissing? No problem, says watchdog News item summary ZA 03 JUN
• Ruling: We The Brave v. K Thompson & Others 2016 - 3151F HTML 26 MAY 16

April 2016

StarJordan bans Lebanese rock band fronted by gay singer News item summary JO 28 APR

March 2016

StarBotswana's top court rejects government bid to ban gay rights group News item summary BW 16 MAR
• Judgment: Attorney General v Thuto Rammoge, et al. CACGB-128-14 PDF 3.07MB 16 MAR 16
StarChina releases new "TV Content Production Law" bans implications of homosexuality, puppy love and more News item summary CN 04 MAR

February 2016

StarIndonesia Bans Gay Emojis News item summary ID 12 FEB

StarSquirt adverts removed from Cardiff bus shelters News item summary GB (WLS) 09 FEB

January 2016

StarGay kiss on New York Times cover censored in Pakistan News item summary PK 31 JAN
StarABC won't air 'Carol' trailer featuring lesbian love scene News item summary US 28 JAN
StarRussian LGBT Activist Fined for 'Propaganda of Homosexuality' Online News item summary RU (MUR) 22 JAN
StarAdvertising watchdog defends gay hook-up ads at train stations News item summary NL 01 JAN
• Decisions (in Dutch): 2015/01112, 2015/01112/A, 2015/01112/B, 02 DEC 15

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