A man was lashed 20 times in a Nigerian Islamic court last Thursday after being convicted of committing a homosexual act. Mubarak Ibrahim, a 28 year-old Nigerian, pleaded guilty to committing an act of sodomy seven years ago and was sentenced to 20 lashes and a fine of 5,000 naira or about $30 U.S.

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