Supreme Court Clears The Way For California Ban On Gay Conversion Therapy For Minors
Therapists who engage in the discredited practice appealed a lower court ruling upholding the state law to the Supreme Court, saying it infringes on their right to free speech. The U.S. Supreme Court denied the request on Monday without comment.
California May Ban "Reparative" Therapy For Gay Kids
The California State Senate just passed a bill banning any therapy that claims to turn gay kids straight. Says bill sponsor Sen. Ted Lieu, "The medical community is unanimous in stating that homosexuality is not a medical condition." The bill will go to the State Assembly next month.