SDGLN: “BREAKING NEWS: U.N. says it’s not OK to kill people because they are gay”

UPDATE ON: UN Resolution: Okay to arbitrarily execute based on sexual orientation

SDGLN Staff
December 21st, 2010

“NEW YORK – The United Nations General Assembly just voted on a crucial resolution on extrajudicial executions and other unlawful killings that, for the first time, includes explicit language protecting LGBT people.

This resolution urges member states to thoroughly and promptly investigate all killings committed for any discriminatory reason, even on the basis of sexual orientation.

The vote was 93-55 with 27 abstentions.”

Keep reading: http://www.sdgln.com/news/2010/12/21/breaking-news-un-says-it-s-not-ok-kill-people-because-they-are-gay

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One Response to SDGLN: “BREAKING NEWS: U.N. says it’s not OK to kill people because they are gay”

  1. Pingback: UN General Assembly, sexual orientation, and unjust killings | All Rights for All – Todos los derechos para todxs

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