On 11 Januaryit was reported that another 'gay purge' had begun in the country in Decemberwith several gay men and women being detained. Retrieved 13 April He is now planning to sue the Investigative Department. Delete comment Cancel. We've noticed you're adblocking. BuzzFeed News.
The Supreme Court has once again avoided taking up a case of a religious business owner refusing to serve a gay couple. Follow comments Enter your email to follow new comments on this article. It is punishable by 14 years in prison. Media outlets interviewed some of the victims, who spoke about torture at the hands of Chechen law-enforcement officers.