Trans Gender Europe: Bosnia adopts trans-inclusive hate crime law

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TGEU reports that “Bosnia i Herzegovina’s House of Representatives recently adopted hate crime legislation that is inclusive of gender identity and sexual orientation”. The legislation reads “Whoever publicly incites or makes publicly available pamphlets, photos, texts and other materials which advocates, urges or incites hatred, discrimination or violence directed by any person or group of persons because of their race, religion, national or ethnic origin, origin, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, health status or other personal property, through the press, radio, television, computer systems or networks, at a public gathering or in any other manner, shall be punished by imprisonment from three months to three years”

Categories: News and Press clippings.
Tags: Bosnia and LGBT.
Regions: Bosnia and Herzegovina.