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Jerry Brown Gay Conversion Therapy Bill

California Gay Conversion Therapy Ban Upheld By Court

AP | PAUL ELIAS | Posted 10.29.2013 | Politics

SAN FRANCISCO — A federal appeals court sided with California on Thursday and upheld the first law in the nation banning a psychological treatme...

SPLC Applauds Gov. Jerry Brown For Leading Nation, Protecting Children By Fighting Dangerous Conversion Therapy

Christine P. Sun | Posted 12.03.2012 | Gay Voices
Christine P. Sun

This dangerous and discredited "therapy" -- sometimes known as "reparative therapy" or "ex-gay therapy" -- claims to change people from gay to straight. The new law, which takes effect Jan. 1, not only protects California children but paves the way for a national effort to end this dangerous practice.