India’s Supreme Court Strikes Down Colonial-Era Ban of Gay Sex

"The law had become a weapon for harassment for the LGBT community," chief justice Dipak Misra said as he announced the landmark verdict.

India’s Supreme Court Strikes Down Colonial-Era Ban of Gay Sex

  NEW DELHI – India’s Supreme Court on Thursday struck down a colonial-era ban on gay sex at the centre of years of legal battles. The landmark Supreme Court of India verdict ends a colonial-era ban on gay sex “The law had become a weapon for harassment for the LGBT community,” chief justice Dipak Misra […]