Botswana High Court decriminalises gay sex

Botswana's High Court has overturned a colonial-era law criminalizing consensual same-sex relations in a landmark victory for Africa's LGBTQ movements. The court in the southern African country unanimously ruled on Tuesday that the legislation was discriminatory, unconstitutional and against the public interest.  "A democratic society is one that embraces tolerance, diversity and open-mindedness," Justice Michael … Continue reading Botswana High Court decriminalises gay sex