Petition Make offering gay conversion therapy a criminal offence

Being gay is not an illness, yet to this day gay people are still offered 'therapies' to cure themselves. This often involves electroshock, starvation and prayer therapy. This dangerous practice is not yet illegal despite all major psychological bodies ruling it not only ineffective but also harmful

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Just months ago the government said they were satisfied they'd ‘already taken the necessary steps to prevent the practice of gay conversion therapy in the UK - however a recent investigation by a journalist exposed the practice happening at a church.

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