Gay Malawi Couple Sentenced to 14 Years

A gay couple in Malawi has been sentenced by a judge to 14 years of hard labor, the maximum sentence, for committing unnatural acts and gross indecency. The same judge found Steven Monjeza, 26, and Tiwonge Chimbalanga, 20, guilty of the crimes earlier this week. The couple was arrested last December after holding a traditional engagement ceremony and have remained in prison since then. Judge Nyakwawa Usiwa-Usiwa reportedly told the men he wanted to "protect" the public from them. "I will...Full Story
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