Senegalese lawmakers reject bill seeking to toughen anti-LGBT law

Senegalese lawmakers on Tuesday stopped from passing to parliamentary vote a draft bill that sought to toughen already severe laws against same-sex relations. Gay sex is punishable by up to five years in prison in Senegal, where arrests and prosecutions have risen sharply, according to a 2020 global review by the International Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual,… Read More Senegalese lawmakers reject bill seeking to toughen anti-LGBT law