Starting tonight, GetEQUAL Mississippi, OMEGA Mississippi and Walk Fellowship Church of Hattiesburg will hold a rally of “Love and Acceptance” to protest outside Lakeside Baptist Church at 205 South Lake Drive in Hattiesburg.
"I believe that exposing children to these health risks without clear evidence of benefits that outweigh these serious risks is not appropriate. Based upon this analysis, I sign this bill into law," Gov. Chris Christie said.
“Stop Harming Our Kids” resolution calls on states to protect LGBT youth from dangerous and discredited practices by mental health professionals who falsely claim to be able to change their sexual orientation or gender identity.
The Southern Poverty Law Center filed a first-of-its-kind lawsuit today accusing a New Jersey organization of consumer fraud for offering conversion therapy services – a dangerous and discredited practice that claims to convert people from gay to straight.