Tragic Outcomes likely as Uganda May Refuse Bail on Gay-Sex Charges


This is the way it it in Uganda!! Fair? Right? Don’t think so ….

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By Melanie Nathan, April 24, 2014.

Screen Shot 2014-04-23 at 9.43.39 PMPlease read Colin Stewart’s article at 76 Crimes- about the men who are accused of homosexual relations and are not getting bail in Uganda.  The complexity of surety bail can be noted. While the courts may have been willing to grant bail under the old Penal Codes, it is less likely that bail will be considered under the new onerous AHA which provides for many years in prison, making flight more likely.

Please consider supporting my Rescue Fund as we support Ugandan LGBTI people currently in hiding or exiled by Uganda’s state sanctioned homophobic laws.

If we do not support LGBTI people in domestic exile, more will be arrested and there will be no opportunity for them to escape the mandated 14 years to life in prison,as they continue to be refused bail. In this case, though the men were charged under the old…

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I'm originally from Puerto Rico. I was born in Santurce and raised in Rio Piedras. Have lived in Florida since 1999. I have a doctorate degree in Medicine; completed in 1976. My Internal Medicine specialty was completed in 1979. Worked for Puerto Rico's health system until 1985. At this time, I'm happily retired after working for the federal government for almost 28yrs. I want to offer any knowledge that I have to anyone "out there" who is interested. My views are liberal in almost every sense. My knowledge is "eclectic" - a bit of everything. Music and reading are my passion. Blogging has also become a very interesting endeavor. Metaphysical topics attract me. I'm interested in news reporting human issues like injustice, discrimination and abuse - the "wrongly" affected. My intention is to bring this knowledge to an understandable level and to help anyone in need. I'm open to questions and will answer them to the best of my ability. Currently working on an enterprise whose main mission will be to bring peoples of all walks of life together. To be one .... since we ALL are ONE!! The future looks bright and promising!!!

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