Singapore DJ files court challenge against colonial-era gay sex ban

A Singapore DJ has filed a court challenge against a colonial-era law that bans gay sex in the conservative city state, his lawyers said on Wednesday, following India’s scrapping of similar legislation.
Johnson Ong Ming, 43, also known as DJ Big Kid, filed his challenge with the High Court on Monday, his lawyers said, just four days after India’s landmark ruling.
Under Section 377A of Singapore’s Penal Code, a man found to have committed an act of “gross indecency…