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Landmark Hungarian gay rights case settled

By |2018-01-16T01:27:11-05:00April 16th, 2009|News|

by Rex Wockner

International News Briefs

The Hungarian Equal Treatment Authority has issued its first decision in a sexual orientation discrimination case, fining a dance studio 200,000 forints ($914) for denying membership to an openly gay man.
The ETA was created in 2005 following passage of the Act on Equal Treatment and Promotion of Equal Opportunities, which bans anti-gay discrimination in employment, education, housing, health care, social security and access to goods and services.
The studio has an opportunity to appeal the decision.

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