THERAPY - The Salt Lake Tribune News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us (Webmaster) Chinese man brings gay conversion therapy lawsuit <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="">Chinese man brings gay conversion therapy lawsuit</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By LOUISE WATT</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-31T11:43:03.593-06:00">Updated Jul 31, 2014 11:43AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Beijing • A gay Chinese man said Thursday he was suing a psychological clinic for carrying out electric shocks intended to turn him straight, as well as the search engine giant Baidu for advertising the center. The Beijing LGBT Center, which campaigns for gay rights, said it was the first court case involving so-called conversion therapy in China. China declassified homosexuality as a mental disorder in 2001. The center’s executive director, Xin Ying, said some professional hospitals in China, a...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582462012014-07-31T11:43:03.593-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-31T11:43:03.593-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> Thu, 31 Jul 2014 11:43:03 MDT