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Gareth Thomas

The news that Gareth Thomas has publicly announced his HIV status to thwart attempted blackmail by unnamed individuals in the press is extremely brave. Gay Lawyers applauds Gareth Thomas for his admirable stance and reiterates that nobody should have...

The Rising Tide of Homophobic Crime

The unwelcome statistics on homophobic crimes which have been widely reported in the press show a significant rise in LGBT hate crimes with such crimes doubling between 2013-14 and 2017-18 with a continuing trend towards crimes of violence from common...

The US Supreme Court must rule on the "Gay flowers" Case.

Another gay discrimination legal case regarding the provision of services extended to customers has been ruled on in Washington following the gay discrimination case in respect of Masterpiece cake shop.  The Supreme Court in Washington ruled in the case...

Will everyone in your Family be happy with your Will when you die?

Whilst it may be something that you may find regrettable it has to be faced that many gay couples face a hostile attitude from within their own families and when a gay partner is introduced things are often worse.  Over time a gay partner may be...

Brunei goes ahead with the Sharia Penal Code introducing the Death Penalty by Stoning for Same-sex Acts

The alarming news from Brunei relating to the implementation of strict sharia law and its intention to re-introduce “medieval” punishments is a considerable step back to harsh uncivilised times.  The new penal code includes death by stoning...
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