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Uganda anti-gay law declared 'null and void' Constitutional court strikes down law on technicality, but activists say homosexuality remains a criminal offence under colonial-era laws Continue reading...
The Guardian | 3 hours, 3 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
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Uganda Court Strikes Down Antigay Law While human rights advocates are claiming victory, the Constitutional Court annulled the law over incorrect parliamentary procedure, leaving open the possibility of appeal and a second attempt to pass the legislation.
Wall Street Journal | 3 hours, 15 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Ugandan court invalidates anti-gay law KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) A Ugandan court on Friday invalidated an anti-gay bill signed into law earlier this year, saying the measure is illegal because it was passed during a parliamentary session that lacked a quorum.
Yahoo! News | 3 hours, 38 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Court In Uganda Throws Out Anti-Gay Law The decision was a technical one. The court said there was no quorum when parliament voted on the measure, which punished some acts of homosexuality with life in prison.
NPR.org | 3 hours, 46 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Uganda court annuls anti-gay law Uganda's Constitutional Court annuls a tough anti-gay law that had drawn widespread criticism by Western governments and human rights activists.
BBC News | 3 hours, 48 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
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'Aggravated Homosexuality' Law Struck Down in Uganda An anti-homosexuality law that punishes gay sex with long jail sentences was struck down by a Ugandan court Friday.
MSNBC | 4 hours, 12 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
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Ugandan constitutional court strikes down anti-homosexuality law Uganda's constitutional court struck down on Friday an anti-homosexuality law that punishes gay sex with long jail sentences, citing procedural irregularities in the way the legislation was enacted. Under the Anti-Homosexuality Act, those convicted o
Yahoo! News | 4 hours, 14 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Uganda Court Invalidates Anti-Gay Law (KAMPALA, Uganda) A Ugandan court on Friday invalidated an anti-gay bill signed into law earlier this year, saying it was illegally passed and is therefore unconstitutional. The panel of five judges on the East African country’s Constitutional Court
Time.com | 4 hours, 35 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Uganda anti-gay law invalidated by constitutional court A Ugandan court has invalidated an anti-gay bill signed into law earlier this year, saying it was illegally passed and is therefore unconstitutional.
CBC.ca | 4 hours, 49 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Uganda Court to Rule on Legality of Anti-Gay Law Ugandan court to rule on legality of new anti-gay measure
ABC News | 8 hours, 24 minutes ago | comment? | recommend