Ugandan President Signs Anti-Gay Bill

Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni has signed a new law that carries harsh penalties for gay sex.

The president signed the “Anti-Homosexuality Bill” in Kampala Monday at a public event surrounded by government officials.

Museveni asserted that studies show homosexuality to be a choice, not a genetic trait.  He also said groups are trying to recruit young Ugandans into a gay lifestyle.

The country’s parliament passed the measure in December, with a 14-year sentence…