Labor candidates receive email threatening negative ads if they support gay conversion therapy ban

Kathryn Lewis
Dan Jervis-Bardy
Updated August 26 2020 - 5:59pm, first published 9:00am

Labor election candidates have received emails from a conservative lobby group threatening to run negative advertising if they supported legislation to outlaw gay conversion therapy.

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Kathryn Lewis

Kathryn Lewis

Canberra Times Journalist

I am a breaking and general news reporter. Contact me with tips or story ideas at

Dan Jervis-Bardy

Dan Jervis-Bardy

Federal Politics Reporter

Dan covers federal politics from Parliament House, with a special focus on climate policy and the NDIS. He has previously reported on ACT politics and urban affairs since joining the Canberra Times in 2018.

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