Saturday, October 13, 2012

CA Therapy Law

From SFGate:

A groundbreaking California law banning therapy that seeks to change the sexual orientation of gay and lesbian youths has been challenged in court by Christian conservatives who say it tramples on families' rights and therapists' consciences.

The law, signed Saturday by Gov. Jerry Brown and scheduled to take effect Jan. 1, prohibits licensed therapists and counselors from engaging in "sexual orientation change efforts" with anyone under 18. Violators would be subject to discipline by state licensing boards.

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Another law that needs to be pass despite the contradictions from the Christian church. Even if many would disagree to the law just passed, we will see its effect and it's result will just turn back to us people.

Posted by: Family lawyers | Oct 13, 2012 7:43:48 AM

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