An Analysis on Conversion Therapy and Desideratum of Separate Statute

  • Palak Kaushik
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  • Palak Kaushik

    Lawyer in India.

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Discrimination and shrewdness toward the transgender community are obliterating the fundamental principles of humanity to play a role and succour honesty. Seeing people treating transgender itself reflects the level of immaturity and the need to make them feel disassociated. 'Coming out which sites a person divulges their sexual orientation to the world and is a segment of the LGBTQI+ community. The dilemma is, what is the 'requirement for coming out? This analysis on reparative therapy deliberates upon the societal views with respect to the LGBTQIA+ community and the immense amount of prejudice associated with these terms as well this article aims at bursting the bubble and myth of conversion therapy. In order to elucidate the meaning of this therapy, it describes the types also the origination of the same. Followed by its adverse effects on the victim both physically and mentally. In this research work, some of the paramount landmark case laws have been discussed, and how their judgments have impacted society along with the reasoning of the judiciary. Besides international law and human rights, moreover, the model has demonstrated that it is pivotal to have a separate statute for the same.


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International Journal of Law Management and Humanities, Volume 5, Issue 5, Page 172 - 186


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