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Transgender Malaysians victorious over religious law banning cross-dressing

Friday, November 7, 2014
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia -- Three Malaysian transgender Muslims on Friday won a landmark court ruling against a religious law banning them from cross-dressing in what activists called a victory for human rights in a conservative Southeast Asian nation. [...]

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Malaysia bans gay characters from television, radio programs

Friday, April 6, 2012
The southeastern Asian nation of Malaysia has banned television and radio programs programs that feature gay characters, an effort to curb the "influence" of the LGBT community, the country's Information Department has confirmed. [...]

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Malaysia sends ‘effeminate’ boys to correctional camp to learn masculinity

Tuesday, April 19, 2011
Malaysian school authorities have sent 66 Muslim teenage boys to a correctional camp to learn "masculine behaviors" after their teachers identified them as effeminate. [...]

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