Michel Togué, a lawyer in the African country of Cameroon, has received death threats for defending lesbians and gays. This one, like the others, came anonymously “We know that your wife is now shopping in the mall. We know your children are now standing in front of their school. They will die if you don’t stop.” After the death threats began, he requested help from the Lawyer’s Association in his country, but their president said: “Stop defending the LGBT community and you won’t have problems anymore.
March 13 / Human Rights Watch