The American Psychological Association updated and strengthened its policy opposing efforts to change a person’s gender identity and sexual orientation.
Born Perfect praises Arizona state senators for rejecting pro-conversion therapy legislation.
A panel of the federal Eleventh Circuit wrongly ruled that the First Amendment prevents governments from protecting youth from abusive and deceitful conversion therapists. Born Perfect filed an amicus brief asking the full court to reverse the panel’s ruling.
Louisville Metro Council voted 24 to 1 to approve an ordinance banning conversion therapy.
The Australian Capital Territory’s Legislative Assembly voted Aug. 27 to ban conversion therapy.
Ottawa, Ontario, Mayor Jim Watson has asked the city council to denounce conversion therapy and demand federal reintroduction of a bill banning the practice nationwide.