Lawmakers Approve Ban On ‘Gay Panic Defense’ In Virginia

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Photo courtesy of BigStock/aquir

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NBC News Washington reports that Virginia lawmakers passed a bill that will ban the use of a person’s perceived or actual sexual orientation or gender identity as a defense in court for the assault or murder of an LGBTQ person.

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