New Jersey

Four Gay Men Suing Organization Because They Were Not "Cured"

Therapy included having the men hit effigies of their mothers with baseball bats


NEW YORK (AP)—Four gay men are accusing a New Jersey organization of fraud for selling "conversion therapy" that falsely promised to make them straight.

They said at a Manhattan news conference Tuesday that they were subjected to humiliations that included stripping naked and taking a baseball bat to effigies of their mothers.