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Censorship, Freedom of Association, Freedom of Expression, Freedom of Religion, Free Speech, Right of Assembly

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See also: [Crime: Hate Speech]


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December 2018

Battle looms over PM Scott Morrison’s proposal for religious freedom law News item summary AU (FED) 13 DEC
• Report: Australian Government response to the Religious Freedom Review PDF 135.97kb DEC 18
Russian police seize school drawings for 'promoting homosexuality' News item summary RU 02 DEC

November 2018

European Court Rules in Favor of Russians Denied Right to Gay Pride Events News item summary RU 27 NOV
• Judgment: Case of Alekseyev and Others v. Russia No. 14988/09 HTML 27 NOV 18
Outcry as Chinese erotic writer jailed for more than 10 years over gay sex scenes in novel News item summary CN 18 NOV
Bohemian Rhapsody faces censorship in Malaysia due to anti-homosexuality laws News item summary MY 13 NOV
Russia Omits Story of Transgender Girl from Children’s Book News item summary RU 11 NOV
Lithuania bans music video because it includes same-sex couples kissing News item summary LT 06 NOV

October 2018

Russian court tosses 'gay propaganda' conviction of teenage boy News item summary RU 26 OCT 18
Indonesian police arrest two men linked to LGBT Facebook page News item summary ID 21 OCT
UK supreme court backs bakery that refused to make gay marriage cake News item summary UK (NI) 11 OCT
• Judgment: Lee v. Ashers Bakery Company Ltd [2018] UKSC 49 PDF 406.29kb 10 OCT 18
Dubai Bans Private School Book on Homosexual Parents News item summary AE 09 OCT
India's Censorship Organization Reverses Ban On Gay Film "Ka Bodyscapes" News item summary IN 06 OCT
Christian Heritage Party wins lawsuit against Hamilton over transgender bus shelter ads News item summary CA (ON) 05 OCT

September 2018

Kenya briefly lifts ban on lesbian film Rafiki ahead of Oscars News item summary KE 21 SEP
Court: Anti-gay preachers had right to protest outside Pride News item summary US (TN) 20 SEP
Opinion: John McGlone; Jeremy Peters v. Metropolitan Government of Nashville No. 17-6291 PDF 634.04kb 19 SEP 18
Turkey fines TV channel for Pink's video with dancing of 'homosexual nature' News item summary TR 13 SEP
Kenya ban on lesbian romance film challenged News item summary KE 13 SEP

August 2018

Chelsea Manning threatened with visa denial ahead of Australian tour News item summary AU 29 AUG
16-year-old is first minor prosecuted by Russian 'anti-gay propaganda' laws News item summary RU 08 AUG

July 2018

Qatar completely censors articles about LGBTQ community from New York Times News item summary QA 21 JUL

May 2018

Russia bans another gay website, one dedicated to HIV education News item summary RU 01 MAY 18

April 2018

Kenya bans lesbian love story film 'Rafiki' set to open at Cannes News item summary KE 27 APR
High Court rejects gay activist's case News item summary AU (FED) 18 APR
Judgment: Garry Burns & Attorney General for New South Wales v. Tess Corbett & Ors, Bernard Gaynor & Ors, et al PDF 611.33kb18 APR 18
Rainbow flag lawsuit dismissed by federal judge in D.C. News item summary US (DC) 04 APR
Opinion: Sevier v. Lowenthal et al PDF 198.47kb 26 MAR 18
Singapore Won't Allow Anyone Under 21 to See Love, Simon News item summary SG 02 APR

March 2018

Russia Bans Popular LGBT Website for 'Propaganda of Nontraditional Sexual Relations' News item summary RU 30 MAR 18
Ban Notice (in Russian and English): Notice of making an entry ... PDF 439.85kb 30 MAR 18
Netizen Report: Tunisian Court Refuses to Ban Online LGBTQ Radio Shams Rad News item summary TN 01 MAR

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