Appeals court rules ban on 'conversion therapy' unconstitutional

A federal appeals court on Friday ruled that ordinances in Florida banning the licensed counseling of people with unwanted same-sex attractions are unconstitutional violations of the freedom of speech. “We hold that the challenged ordinances violate the First Amendment because they are content-based regulations of speech that cannot survive strict scrutiny,” the ruling from the … Continue reading Appeals court rules ban on ‘conversion therapy’ unconstitutional