Cameroonian Men Who 'Looked Gay' Acquitted


An appeals court has acquitted two men who were jailed for "looking gay" because they wore women's clothes. They are among numerous people who have faced persecution in the country for their perceived homosexuality.
  • Cameroon:  Men Who 'Looked Gay' Acquitted

    Amnesty International, 8 January 2013

    The acquittal of two Cameroonian men jailed for "looking gay" because they wore women's clothes exposes the systematic discrimination against perceived homosexuals in the country, ... read more »

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Gay couples face charges and discrimination.