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Indonesia: Gay policeman loses bid for reinstatement – lawyers

Indonesia: Gay policeman loses bid for reinstatement – lawyers

(Reuters) – A gay Indonesian policeman, dismissed from the force because of his sexual orientation, has lost his legal fight to be reinstated, after a Central Java court rejected his lawsuit, his lawyers said on Thursday. Tri Teguh Pujianto, a 31-year-old former police brigadier, was fired in 2018, after 10 years in the job, after […]

Indonesia: Gay ex-policeman takes battle to court

Indonesia: Gay ex-policeman takes battle to court

(Reuters) – The first gay Indonesian policeman to sue the conservative country’s police force, for wrongful dismissal due to sexual orientation, was back in courts this week, determined to be reinstated. Tri Teguh Pujianto, a 31-year-old former police brigadier was fired in 2018, after 10 years on the job, after police in a different town […]