U.K. asylum-seekers asked to prove LGBT status

02/5/2013 | Guardian (London), The

Some who seek asylum in the U.K. for fear of persecution or murder in their home countries are being asked to prove that they actually identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender, according to this report. In some cases asylum-seekers resort to filming themselves having sex in order to convince immigration officials.

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