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Russian Duma provides LGBTQ ‘propaganda’ invoice inexperienced sign

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The new invoice will increase a ban on what authorities name “propaganda of non-traditional sexual relations” to minors, established by laws dubbed the “gay propaganda” regulation.

New Delhi,UPDATED: Nov 25, 2022 04:17 IST

The invoice was permitted within the third and ultimate studying by the State Duma, the decrease home of parliament.

By India Today Web Desk: Russian lawmakers on Thursday gave a inexperienced sign to a invoice that significantly amplifies restrictions on actions seen as selling homosexual rights within the nation, reported the Associated Press.

The invoice was permitted within the third and ultimate studying by the State Duma, the decrease home of parliament. It will go subsequent to the higher home, the Federation Council, after which to President Vladimir Putin, whose signature will give it authorized pressure.

The new invoice will increase a ban on what authorities name “propaganda of non-traditional sexual relations” to minors, established by laws dubbed the “gay propaganda” regulation. It was adopted by Russia in 2013 in an effort to advertise “traditional values” in Russia.

The Russian lawmakers in 2022 moved to ban spreading such data to individuals aged 18 and older.

The new invoice outlaws all promoting, media and on-line assets books, movies and theater productions deemed to include such “propaganda,” an idea loosely outlined within the invoice. The 2013 ban was usually enacted in opposition to any depictions of same-sex unions and used as a software to crack down on LGBTQ rights teams and activists.

(With inputs from AP)

Edited By:

Manisha Pandey

Published On:

Nov 25, 2022