Court ruled laws unconstitutional 10 years ago
"In some of the states in the U.S., homosexuality remains a felony."
— PolitiFact National
on Sunday, January 19th, 2014
Saying all people in Russia are "equal" is a stretch
In Russia "all people are absolutely equal regardless of their religion, sex, ethnicity, or sexual orientation," while "70 countries of the world have criminal liability for homosexuality."