Desecration trial opens over LGBT rainbow put on Polish icon

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Desecration trial opens over LGBT rainbow put on Polish icon

Human rights activists with rainbow colors symbolizing LGBT rights gathered outside the provincial court in Plock, Poland, Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2021. Three activists went on trial Wednesday at the court on charges of having offending religious sentiment by adding the LGBT rainbow symbol to posters of the revered icon, The Black Madonna and Baby Jesus, and publicly displaying the altered image on garbage bins and mobile toilets. (AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski)(AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski)
Elzbieta Podlesna, a human rights activist, stays outside the provincial court in Plock, central Poland, Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2021. Podlesna and two other activists went on trial Wednesday on charges of having offending religious sentiment by adding the LGBT rainbow symbol to posters of the revered icon, The Black Madonna and Baby Jesus, and publicly displaying the altered image on garbage bins and mobile toilets. (AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski)

Desecration trial opens over LGBT rainbow put on Polish icon

Human rights activists with rainbow colors symbolizing LGBT rights gathered outside the provincial court in Plock, Poland, Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2021. Three activists went on trial Wednesday at the court on charges of having offending religious sentiment by adding the LGBT rainbow symbol to posters of the revered icon, The Black Madonna and Baby Jesus, and publicly displaying the altered image on garbage bins and mobile toilets. (AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski)(AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski)
Elzbieta Podlesna, a human rights activist, stays outside the provincial court in Plock, central Poland, Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2021. Podlesna and two other activists went on trial Wednesday on charges of having offending religious sentiment by adding the LGBT rainbow symbol to posters of the revered icon, The Black Madonna and Baby Jesus, and publicly displaying the altered image on garbage bins and mobile toilets. (AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski)
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