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Austrian lesbian athlete says fuss over Russia law is exaggerated

By Reuters | Sun, 9 Feb 2014 09:39 AM
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By David Ljunggren

ROSA KHUTOR, Russia, Feb 9 (Reuters) - Lesbian Austrian ski jumper and gay rights advocate Daniela Iraschko-Stolz says public reaction to a Russian law banning homosexual propaganda among minors had been exaggerated and that she wants to focus on sport at the Winter Olympic.

Iraschko-Stolz, 30, married her lesbian partner last year, becoming a rare Austrian athlete to come out ...

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