Transsexual acquitted of criticizing military in Turkey
(Ankara) A transsexual singer has been acquitted of charges of criticizing mandatory military service in Turkey.
The law firm of Muhittin Yuzuak says Friday that their client, singer Bulent Ersoy, was acquitted during a hearing Thursday on grounds of freedom of speech. Ersoy is one of Turkey’s best-loved singers.
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Trans singer on trial for "insulting Turkishness"
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Administrator fired for criticizing gay rights alleges First … – Catholic News Agency
Hearing to examine military policy on gays