FILE - In this Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2012 file photo police officers detain gay right activists during a protest near the State Duma, Russia’s lower
FILE - In this Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2012 file photo police officers detain gay right activists during a protest near the State Duma, Russia's lower house of parliament, in Moscow, Russia. A controversial bill banning "homosexual propaganda" has been submitted to Russia's lower house of parliament for the first of three hearings Tuesday, Jan. 22. 2013. (AP Photo/Misha Japaridze, file) (Misha Japaridze)