Nyc Is Looking To Repeal The Gay Conversion Therapy Ban

09.13.19 | Brandon Dickson

It comes amid concerns that a pending federal lawsuit could lead to a decision unfavorable to the LGBT community if the case were to make it to the Supreme Court.

The council had passed the prohibition against the practice which aims to change a person's sexual orientation or gender identity.

Christian nonprofit Alliance Defending Freedom had filed a federal lawsuit over the ban in January, saying it violated free speech between a therapist and client.