Uganda court defends homosexuals

Judge orders paper to stop printing photos of gay people after they are attacked.

    A High Court judge in Uganda has ordered a local newspaper to stop printing photographs, names and addresses of the country's gay people.

    Human rights groups say that homosexuals have been attacked following the publication of a newspaper article calling for their deaths.

    Al Jazeera's Malcolm Webb reports from Kampala. 

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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