same gender by holding the penal provision "illegal". Schlegel 1966 as cited in Miller,.M. This 2009 judgment of the high court was overturned in 2013 by the SC which restored the criminality of consensual gay sex. Accessed April 9, 2015 a b "Appropriate Therapeutic Responses to Sexual Orientation" (PDF). More research over longer time periods is necessary to come to any conclusions comparing the stability of sexuality in female and male youth. Most health and mental health organizations do not view sexual orientation as a 'choice.' a b c d Mary Ann Lamanna, Agnes Riedmann, Susan D Stewart (2014). A b Ross, Michael.; Essien,. (2008) and Rieger. Prior to reserving the verdict, the bench had, in what was yet another indication of which way it could go, also disapproved of arguments that a majority of the population in India is against legalising gay sex.