Singapore couple fight anti-gay law
- Published: 24 Apr 2013 at 10.52
- Online news:
Two male partners have launched a legal challenge to overturn a law that criminalises sex between men in Singapore.
Participants wave pink flashlights in the air at a gay rights rally called Pink Dot in central Singapore, 30 June 2012. Partners Gary Lim and Kenneth Chee have launched a challenge to overturn a law that criminalises sex between men in the country. (EPA Photo)
Earlier this month, Singapore’s High Court rejected a petition by the couple to repeal a clause in the penal code known as Section 377A, which graphic designers Gary Lim and Kenneth Chee say is discriminatory and unconstitutional.
This article is older than 60 days, which we reserve for our premium members only.You can subscribe to our premium member subscription, here.