Thousands of Teens Spared Conversion Therapy Due to State Bans, Report Finds

An estimated 10,000 LGBTQ youth, ages 13 to 17, have been protected from conversion therapy by living in states that have banned the contentious practice on minors, according to an updated report from UCLA’s Williams Institute. Starting in 2012 with California, 18 states and the District of Columbia have banned conversion therapy for those under 18, though(…)