XGW Digest: October 17, 2015
-A British journalist exposes the continued use of shock therapy on gay patients in China.
-A new survey reveals the depth of anti-gay sentiment in Russia.
-Actor Victor Garber marries his partner.
-A Texas judge recognizes a gay couple’s common law marriage.
-India’s Missionaries of Charity ends adoption services to avoid the possibility of a gay parent adopting a child.
-Hate crimes are on the rise in England and Wales.
-A civil unions bill is introduced in the Italian Parliament.
-Justice Sonia Sotomayor presides over a same-sex wedding.
-A new report from a federal agency calls for an end to conversion therapy.