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News Brief UK Petitions “Gay Cure Therapy” Illegal

News Brief: UK Petitions to make “Gay Cure Therapy” Illegal

by Aaron Shepard

News Brief UK Petitions “Gay Cure Therapy” Illegal

News Brief: UK Petitions to make “Gay Cure Therapy” Illegal

A petition has been launched in the UK to finally make gay cure therapy illegal.  Although it is still currently legal to practice the so-called therapy, the NHS has banned its use.

LGBT activists have called for the practice to be outlawed before, but the government rejected a previous petition on the issue.  At the time a minister claimed the government was “not aware” of gay cure therapy being carried out in the UK – just a week after a man who practices the debunked therapy was interviewed on Good Morning Britain.

Now an undercover journalist, who exposed a church that was practicing gay cure therapy, has launched a new petition to have it banned.

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