Tuesday, January 5, 2010

Malawi Denies Bail to Men Arrested for Marriage

January 4, 2010

A court in Malawi on Monday denied bail to two men arrested last week on charges of public indecency after becoming the first gay couple to marry in a country were homosexuality is illegal. Tiwonge Chimbalanga and Steven Monjeza were married in a traditional but symbolic ceremony in southern Malawi last month, attracting hundreds of curious onlookers. [Link]

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