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Maryland bans 'gay conversion therapy' for minors

Maryland bans 'gay conversion therapy' for minors



2018-05-16T07:20:00+0000

Maryland's governor signed a bill into law to prohibit health professionals from practicing "gay conversion therapy" on minors, as a growing number of states and municipalities are banning it.

Supporters say the measure will help protect youths from depression, anxiety and potential suicide by preventing them from being forced into such treatment.



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