TITLE

Sponsor of Colombian gay bill is the target of gunfire

PUB. DATE
January 2003
SOURCE
Gay & Lesbian Times;1/30/2003, Issue 788, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on Colombian senator Piedad Cordoba's description of an assassination attempt in January 2003. Cordoba's role as lead sponsor of Colombia's civil unions bill; Advocacy of the rights of gays, blacks and indigenous peoples; Opposition to President Alvaro Uribe Velez.
ACCESSION #
9103159

 

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