Mexico City Bans Conversion Therapy

Mexico City’s regional congress approved a bill this week to ban conversion therapy — a major victory for Mexico’s LGBTQ community. The bill received broad cross-party support.

Under the new law, conversion therapy is defined as psychological or psychiatric measures or treatments which intend to “nullify, hinder, modify or undermine” the expression of a person’s gender identity or their sexual orientation. 

Read more at Reuters


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