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Grindr for Equality Launches Petition to Repeal Turkish Ban

Grindr for Equality Launches Petition to Repeal Turkish Ban

Grindr for Equality, the advocacy arm of the popular gay dating app, is mobilising its 6+ million users to fight against a recent banning of the app by Turkish courts for so-called “protective measures”, and is working with Turkish LGBT association, KAOS GL to reverse the ban. As part of that effort, Grindr for Equality […]

Turkish Courts Ban Grindr as ‘Protection Measure’

Turkish Courts Ban Grindr as ‘Protection Measure’

The popular gay dating app, Grindr, has been banned by the Turkish Criminal Courts as a “protection measure”, according to Turkish national LGBT organisation, KAOS GL. According to the KAOS GL website, the İstanbul Anatolia 14th Criminal Court of Peace has blocked Grindr as a “protection measure” since September 10. When the Turkish public attempts to visit grindr.com, […]