Mohammed Hasnath, of Leamouth, Tower Hamlets, is accused under
section 5 of the Public Order Act relating to harassment, alarm or
The stickers (pictured) were distributed around the Whitechapel,
Shoreditch and Poplar areas between 11 and 14 February, featuring a
rainbow flag with a line through it.
The stickers specifically targeted schools and pubs, including
the gay-friendly George and Dragon.
They read: "Arise and warn. Gay free zone. And Fear Allah; Verily
Allah is severe in punishment."
Hasnath, who is currently on bail, will next appear at City of
Westminster Magistrates' Court on 1 June.