India's Historic Ruling

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Ep 22: India's Historic Ruling

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The landmark decision by the Supreme Court of India to scrap the controversial colonial era law, Section 377 of the penal code, has been greeted with relief and jubilation by the LGBT community. But why did the Indian ruling on Section 377 attract so much attention? And how did a largely conservative country like India finally arrive at a decision to legalize gay sex?

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