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Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) persons in Jamaica, especially men, face legal .. Maurice Tomlinson is a Jamaican lawyer, law professor, and gay rights activist currently living in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. In , the Jamaica.

In Jamaican Patois, batty boy is a pejorative term often used to refer to a gay or effeminate man. The term batiman (or battyman) is also used in Belize, due to the .

Hard to decipher for someone not familiar with Jamaican patois, but Buju is essentially describing shooting a gay man in the head – he doesn't.