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Los Angeles City Council Joins Call to Boycott Hotel Bel-Air, Beverly Hills Hotel

The Los Angeles City Council Tuesday joined a call to boycott the Hotel Bel-Air and the Beverly Hills Hotel, both owned by the government of Brunei, due to anti-gay measures in the tiny kingdom making homosexual sex and adultery punishable by death.

A resolution outlining a ban and denouncing the country’s laws was introduced by City Councilman Paul Koretz and approved on a 12-0 vote. Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah recently announced that, effective April 3, anyone charged with adultery or homosexuality will be stoned to death in accordance with sharia law.

The resolution, which needs to be…

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