Judge tosses lawsuit challenging Maryland’s conversion therapy ban

By Michael Kunzelman COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — A federal judge has thrown out a psychotherapist’s lawsuit challenging Maryland’s ban on treating minors with conversion therapy, the practice of trying to change a client’s homosexual orientation. U.S. District Judge Deborah Chasanow’s ruling on Friday (Sept. 20) rejected Christopher Doyle’s claims that the state law violates …