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Singapore to repeal ban on gay sex, but stops short of full marriage equality

Singapore’s Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong announced Sunday the country will repeal a colonial-era law criminalising gay sex, though he maintained that the government will continue to “uphold” marriage as being between a man and a woman.  Inherited from the British colonial era, section 377A of Singapore’s penal code penalises sex between men with up […]