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Residents of Lesbos are going to sue for sexual minorities

April 29 2008

A group of residents of the island of Lesbos, the birthplace of the ancient poet Sappho, today announced that asked the court to limit the use of the word "lesbian" solely of geographic origin. The plaintiffs first demand to ban use of the word Union of Greek gays and lesbians - "Olke". In a statement the activist group, Dimitris Lambrou, posted on its Web site, states that filed a court document entitled "The misfortune of the inhabitants of Lesbos." Natives called it the victims' physical and psychological violence, which stems from a gay, arrogated to themselves the definitive word of geographical location. It is assumed that the trial of this case will begin in early June in Athens. One of the leaders "Olke" described the claims of the islanders as "extremely funny", RIA-Novosti.

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