Olympic snowboarder denounces Russian anti-gay law

FILE - In this Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2010 photo USA's gold medalist Seth Wescott shows off his medal at the men's snowboard cross medal ceremony at the Vancouver 2010 Olympics in Vancouver, British Columbia. Wescott says the upcoming Winter Olympics in Russia could be tarnished because of Russia’s law prohibiting promotion of "nontraditional" sexual relations, Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2013. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File)PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Russia's new law banning gay "propaganda" could end up tarnishing the upcoming Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, two-time Olympic gold-medal winner Seth Wescott said, becoming the latest Western voice to condemn the law.



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