Gay conversion therapy is defined as "psychiatric therapy aimed at changing a person's sexual orientation, based upon the assumption that homosexuality is a mental disorder requiring therapy", according to the Medical Dictionary. Simonaire said when she finally told her parents, they sought conversion therapy providers for her. Bryan Simonaire, also a Republican, voted against the bill.
"No child should ever be subjected to the abusive practice of so-called 'conversion therapy, '" said HRC President Chad Griffin. "This unsafe and inhumane form of child abuse has no basis in science and is uniformly rejected by every major mental health and child welfare organization".
Despite broad opposition to LGBT rights within the GOP, a number of Republican Governors have previously signed bills banning gay "cure" therapy - including New Jersey's Chris Christie, Nevada's Brian Sandoval, New Mexico's Susana Martinez and Bruce Rauner of IL. Any attempt to "cure" the sexual orientation or gender identity of LGBTQ minors under the age of 18 will henceforth be classified as "unprofessional conduct".
"Today, Maryland is a better place for countless young people thanks to the many advocates, allies, parents, and survivors who spoke out against this practice and urged their elected officials-Republicans and Democrats alike-to adopt these crucial protections", he continued.
Researchers discover potential PCOS cause
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Supporters of the ban note the therapy is widely discredited by medical and mental health associations.
A number of Republican lawmakers, including Yuba City Assemblyman James Gallagher, worry the move threatens to curtail free speech, especially given the practice of gay conversion therapy is already outlawed in the state.
New York State has tinkered with regulations to ensure the practice can not be covered by health insurance, as a way to circumvent its Republican-run State Senate.
After the bill was signed into law, Senator Madaleno called the news "fantastic". "LGBTQ youth are flawless as they are and are deserving of every opportunity to help them thrive".
New Hampshire and Hawaii have both passed bills banning gay conversion therapy, but the measures have not yet been signed into law, according to NBC. "Today, the state of Maryland took an important step to ensure that all of Maryland's young people know that they are born flawless".
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The Europeans and Iranians have tasked experts to come up with measures quickly and will meet again in Vienna next week. Iran meanwhile said the new United States sanctions were an attempt to derail efforts to save the deal.
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Solano County Public defenders office did not respond immediately to request for information on legal representation for Allen. Neighbors say the grandmother is very loving, taking the children to school and on errands since both parents are in jail.
Pro-life lawmakers expected the legal challenge, and expressed hopes that the law eventually could lead to the reversal of Roe v. The abortion-rights groups declined to make the legal documents public until the court clerk filed and stamped official copies.
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Several months later, Nicolas Laporte of University College London used ALMA to detect oxygen at 13.2 billion light-years away. Now, the two teams combined their efforts and achieved this new record, which corresponds to a redshift of 9.1.
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Spain Victory 'Special' - Hamilton
The street circuit demands setups that work well on slow corners, traditionally a strength for Ferrari and Red Bull . To think that it is my 64th career win, but it still feels like my first, is special and unique in its own way.
IGP Wants To Implicate Me, Saraki Alleges
Godswill Akpabio , the Senate minority leader, raising a point of order, moved that the issue be debated and a resolution taken. The lawmakers resolved that the Senate President should lead a delegation to relay the concerns raised on the floor by Saraki.
England's 1966 winning star Ray Wilson dies
Ray Wilson, a member of England's heroic 1966 World Cup-winning team, has sadly passed away, aged 83. Wilson, who was capped 63 times by England, was diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease in 2004.
Circle Raises Another Round of Funding
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Carillion 'reckless in pursuit of growth'
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