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A ZIMBABWEAN court on Tuesday 07 January 2014 freed Lynette Karenyi, a former MDC-T legislator for Chimanimani West constituency in Manicaland province, who was due to stand trial for allegedly accusing President Robert Mugabe’s Zanu PF party and some of his lieutenants for being hypocritical in their criticism of the opposition party’s purported support for homosexuality practices and yet they had endorsed gay rights in some of the country’s laws.