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Tom Ballard Calls for Axing of Queensland's Gay Panic Laws

WATCH: Celebrities call for Qld Government to scrap ‘gay panic’

A number of LGBTI celebrities have joined forces to demand the Queensland government introduce reforms to finally abolish the “gay panic” defence. The partial provocation defence – also known as the Homosexual Advance Defence – has been used by people accused of murder to claim they were provoked by an unwanted homosexual advance. A new …