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Uganda passes tough new law against homosexuality

| Friday, December 20, 2013
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KAMPALA, Uganda -- Ugandan lawmakers on Friday passed an anti-gay law that punishes "aggravated homosexuality" with life imprisonment.

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Canada kick starts funding for gay rights initiatives in Uganda

| Friday, March 8, 2013
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OTTAWA, Ontario, Canada -- A Canadian foreign affairs official acknowledged Friday that there are ongoing efforts to fund grassroots Ugandan LGBTQ advocacy organizations who are battling efforts by the Ugandan Parliament to pass that country’s proposed anti-homosexuality bill.

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Uganda Parliament adjorns without taking action on ‘kill the gays’ bill

| Friday, December 14, 2012
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The Ugandan Parliament adjourned for the holidays on Friday, and again avoided taking any action on the controversial "Anti-Homosexuality Bill" that Speaker Rebecca Kadaga had promised would be approved as a "Christmas gift" to the nation.

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Ugandan gay rights group files lawsuit against U.S. evangelist Scott Lively

By Melanie Nathan | Wednesday, March 14, 2012
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A Ugandan gay rights group on Wednesday filed suit in federal court in Massachusetts against notorious American evangelist, Scott Lively, accusing him of violating international law by inciting the persecution of homosexuals in Uganda.

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Uganda’s infamous ‘Kill the Gays’ bill reintroduced in parliament

| Tuesday, February 7, 2012
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Uganda's infamous Anti-Homosexuality Bill -- dubbed the "Kill the Gays" bill -- was reintroduced in parliament on Tuesday. The original version of the bill, first introduced in 2009, included harsh penalties, including the the death penalty for some homosexual acts.

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Prayer cures AIDS, claims Uganda Health Minister tied to New Apostolic Reformation

By Bruce Wilson, Talk2Action.org | Sunday, September 4, 2011
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Amid belated media recognition that the apostles of church-growth guru C. Peter Wagner’s New Apostolic Reformation dominated presidential hopeful Rick Perry’s August 6th “The Response” prayer event, some pundits are rushing to dismiss the political influence of dominionist factions within evangelical Christianity.

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Uganda’s anti-homosexuality bill shelved as parliament adjourns

| Friday, May 13, 2011
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The future of Uganda's infamous Anti-Homosexuality Bill -- dubbed the "Kill the Gays" bill -- remains in limbo after parliament adjourned Friday without debating or voting on the controversial bill.

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Uganda to consider anti-homosexuality bill Friday; death penalty clause dropped

| Wednesday, May 11, 2011
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Amid global criticism of Uganda's Anti-Homosexuality Bill -- dubbed the "Kill the Gays' bill -- proponents have removed a controversial death penalty clause, however the proposed legislation likely still includes the criminalization of all homosexual acts.

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Uganda’s anti-homosexuality bill dropped from, then added to, Parliament’s agenda

| Wednesday, May 11, 2011
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Uganda's infamous anti-homosexuality bill, which earlier this week was thought likely to be voted upon on Wednesday, now appears to have been dropped from the agenda of the current session of the Ugandan Parliament.

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Uganda debates anti-homosexuality bill; vote in parliament possible this week

| Monday, May 9, 2011
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A Ugandan parliament committee on Monday held a second day of hearings on an anti-homosexuality bill that attracted worldwide condemnation for its harsh penalties, which include a death penalty provision.

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