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As Brazil debates criminalization of ‘homophobia’, bishops worry about religious liberty

As Brazil debates criminalization of ‘homophobia’, bishops worry about religious liberty

Freedom of religion needs to be taken into account when making “decisions concerning the criminalization of homophobia,” according to the head of Brazil’s bishops’ conference. On June 13, Brazil’s Supreme Court ruled that acts of homophobia should be considered by the judiciary system as crimes