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England to pardon 100,000 gay men convicted of past same-sex behavior

Before 2003 gay men could be arrested in the UK just or cruising.

LONDON - English human rights organization, The Peter Tatchell Foundation, applauded the government today as they confirmed the granting of pardons for up to 100,000 gay men.

Prior to 2003, men could be convicted of engaging in homosexuality because historic anti-gay laws were still enforceable.

Liverpool FC bans staff from using slurs

One of England's most famous football teams, Liverpool FC, has issued a list of “unacceptable” words and phrases to all staff and stewards.