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Suspension of anti-homosexuality laws in Malawi a historic step forward

Headline Title:  Malawi suspends anti-gay laws in 'historic step forward' 05 November 2012 Today’s statement by Malawi’s Justice Minister that laws criminalising same sex sexual conduct are suspended pending a decision on whether or not to repeal them is a historic step in the fight against discrimination in the country. Justice Minister Ralph Kasambara said he wanted debate on the issue before parliament decides whether to keep the laws or not.“Amnesty International welcomes Minister Kasambara’s statement and hopes it serves as the first step towards ending discrimination…

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