Kenyan Court Says Anal Exams Legal to Determine Sex Orientation

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A Kenyan court ruled Thursday that it is legal to use anal examinations to determine a person’s sexual orientation.  The case involved two men arrested on suspicion of having sex in a bar in February 2015.

The two men were forced to have anal examinations to determine their sexual orientation.  They were also required to take HIV and Hepatitis B tests.

Critics of the decision say the examinations are “degrading” and a form of torture.

Gay sex is a criminal offense in Kenya and can result in a prison sentence of up to 14 years.

 

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