Posted by: APO | 24 May 2019

Bachelet dismayed by Kenyan High Court Decision upholding criminal sanctions for same-sex relations

UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet on Friday expressed her disappointment at the decision of the High Court of Kenya to uphold a ban on consensual, same-sex relations between adults that dates back to the colonial-era. The Court had been asked to review the constitutionality of Sections 162 and 165 of the Penal Code, which provide for criminal sanctions to be imposed on individuals… Read more on https://africa-newsroom.com/press/bachelet-dismayed-by-kenyan-high-court-decision-upholding-criminal-sanctions-for-samesex-relations?lang=en


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