The combined threat to kill and send some someone to prison for 14 years may seem incoherent. While fully acknowledging the limitations described earlier and the uncertainties inherent in such discussions, the Indiana State Medical Association—on the basis of the evidence-based literature cited in this article, including research from academic experts in the fields of medicine, economics, political science, psychology, epidemiology, and public health—has joined the American Medical Association in calling for the recognition that exclusion from civil union or marriage contributes to health care disparities affecting same-sex households. They also asked for the names of people who give him money to do human rights work on LGBT issues. Clarifying article 9, the UN Human Rights Committee stated that article 9 guarantees these rights to everyone, including lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender persons. This situation is even worse if you include destination weddingswhere the happy couple and guests fly to other countries to tie the knot, and flying gives off even more CO 2.
Health-seeking behavior diminishes when individuals fear that accessing health services may lead to exposure and arrest.
Human Rights Watch interviewed 73 Nigerians who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender LGBT as well as representatives of 15 Nigeria-based non-governmental organizations. An activist from Enugu State elaborated on the burden these limitations place on both those seeking services and those involved in providing care to this community:. However, same-sex marriage is now legal, so clearly it is possible for humans to overturn nature. He reported the attack to the police but later became aware that many people in the community were speculating that the attack took place due to his sexual orientation.
You will get 14 years in prison!