Entry #2841: Homosexual activity in India

Original entry by Ausyk Ausyk ()

RegionIndia
IssueHomosexual activity
StatusLegal
Start DateSep 6, 2018
End Datenow
DescriptionJust got ruled unconstitutional by the Supreme Court on July 17, 2018. Might be legal in Oct 2018. Section 377 of the Indian Criminal Code is being rewritten. The ban just got struck down today.
Sourceshttps://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/jul/27/gay-relationships-still-criminalised-countries-report https://www.hrw.org/the-day-in-human-rights/2018/09/06


31 Revisions

31. Revision #13285 ( by danlev)
Field New Value (Current) Old Value
Start Date2018-09-062013-12-11
End Date9999-12-122018-09-06
30. Revision #13034 ( by Ausyk)
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Sourceshttps://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/jul/27/gay-relationships-still-criminalised-countries-report https://www.hrw.org/the-day-in-human-rights/2018/09/06https://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/jul/27/gay-relationships-still-criminalised-countries-report https://t.co/SJaXRWTugR
29. Revision #13033 ( by Ausyk)
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NoteJust got ruled unconstitutional by the Supreme Court on July 17, 2018. Might be legal in Oct 2018. Section 377 of the Indian Criminal Code is being rewritten. The ban just got struck down today.Just got ruled unconstitutional by the Supreme Court on July 17, 2018. Might be legal in Oct 2018. Section 377 of the Indian Criminal Code is being rewritten.
Sourceshttps://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/jul/27/gay-relationships-still-criminalised-countries-report https://t.co/SJaXRWTugRhttps://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/jul/27/gay-relationships-still-criminalised-countries-report
28. Revision #12825 ( by Ausyk)
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End Date2018-09-062018-08-20
27. Revision #12180 ( by Ausyk)
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End Date2018-08-202018-08-01
26. Revision #12012 ( by Ausyk)
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NoteJust got ruled unconstitutional by the Supreme Court on July 17, 2018. Might be legal in Oct 2018. Section 377 of the Indian Criminal Code is being rewritten.Just got ruled unconstitutional by the Supreme Court on July 17, 2018. Might be legal in Oct 2018.
25. Revision #11283 ( by Ausyk)
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End Date2018-08-012018-07-18
24. Revision #10806 ( by Ausyk)
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NoteJust got ruled unconstitutional by the Supreme Court on July 17, 2018. Might be legal in Oct 2018.Just got ruled unconstitutional by the Supreme Court on July 17, 2018. Might be completely legal in Oct 2018.
23. Revision #10430 ( by Ausyk)
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End Date2018-07-182018-07-17
NoteJust got ruled unconstitutional by the Supreme Court on July 17, 2018. Might be completely legal in Oct 2018.Just got ruled unconstitutional by the Supreme Court.
22. Revision #10384 ( by Ausyk)
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NoteJust got ruled unconstitutional by the Supreme Court.Just got ruled unconstitutional.
21. Revision #10381 ( by Ausyk)
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ValueLegalIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
End Date2018-07-172018-07-14
NoteJust got ruled unconstitutional. 10 years to life in prison and fines. Not enforced. Indian Supreme Court is reviewing legality of Section 377. The prince of India is trying to get this decriminalized. under review by Indian High Court on July 10, 2018. Parliament said July 11, 2018 they will do what ever the supreme court decides. Supreme court hinted at legalization.
20. Revision #10264 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-07-142018-07-11
Note10 years to life in prison and fines. Not enforced. Indian Supreme Court is reviewing legality of Section 377. The prince of India is trying to get this decriminalized. under review by Indian High Court on July 10, 2018. Parliament said July 11, 2018 they will do what ever the supreme court decides. Supreme court hinted at legalization.10 years to life in prison and fines. Not enforced. Indian Supreme Court is reviewing legality of Section 377. The prince of India is trying to get this decriminalized. under review by Indian High Court on July 10, 2018. Parliament said July 11, 2018 they will do what ever the supreme court decides.
19. Revision #9939 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-07-112018-07-10
Note10 years to life in prison and fines. Not enforced. Indian Supreme Court is reviewing legality of Section 377. The prince of India is trying to get this decriminalized. under review by Indian High Court on July 10, 2018. Parliament said July 11, 2018 they will do what ever the supreme court decides.10 years to life in prison and fines. Not enforced. Indian Supreme Court is reviewing legality of Section 377. The prince of India is trying to get this decriminalized. under review by Indian High Court on July 10, 2018.
18. Revision #9922 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-07-102018-07-06
Note10 years to life in prison and fines. Not enforced. Indian Supreme Court is reviewing legality of Section 377. The prince of India is trying to get this decriminalized. under review by Indian High Court on July 10, 2018.10 years to life in prison and fines. Indian Supreme Court is reviewing legality of Section 377. The prince of India is trying to get this decriminalized. under review by INdian High Court on July 10, 2018.
17. Revision #9727 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
Note10 years to life in prison and fines. Indian Supreme Court is reviewing legality of Section 377. The prince of India is trying to get this decriminalized. under review by INdian High Court on July 10, 2018.10 years to life in prison and fines. Indian Supreme Court is reviewing legality of Section 377. The prince of India is trying to get this decriminalized. Court Decision pending.
16. Revision #9678 ( by Ausyk)
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End Date2018-07-062018-06-22
15. Revision #9207 ( by Ausyk)
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Note10 years to life in prison and fines. Indian Supreme Court is reviewing legality of Section 377. The prince of India is trying to get this decriminalized. Court Decision pending.10 years to life in prison. Indian Supreme Court is reviewing legality of Section 377. The prince of India is trying to get this decriminalized. Court Decision pending.
14. Revision #9206 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-06-222018-06-14
Note10 years to life in prison. Indian Supreme Court is reviewing legality of Section 377. The prince of India is trying to get this decriminalized. Court Decision pending.8-14 years in prison. Indian Supreme Court is reviewing legality of Section 377. The prince of India is trying to get this decriminalized. Court Decision pending.
13. Revision #8666 ( by Ausyk)
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End Date2018-06-142018-06-02
12. Revision #8131 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-06-022018-05-31
Note8-14 years in prison. Indian Supreme Court is reviewing legality of Section 377. The prince of India is trying to get this decriminalized. Court Decision pending.8-14 years in prison. Indian Supreme Court is reviewing legality of Section 377. The prince of India is trying to get this decriminalized. The court decision will be reviled on May 1, 2018.
11. Revision #7997 ( by Ausyk)
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End Date2018-05-312018-04-28
10. Revision #7677 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-04-282018-04-14
Note8-14 years in prison. Indian Supreme Court is reviewing legality of Section 377. The prince of India is trying to get this decriminalized. The court decision will be reviled on May 1, 2018.8-14 years in prison. Indian Supreme Court is reviewing legality of Section 377. The prince of India is trying to get this decriminalized.
9. Revision #7483 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-04-142018-02-03
Note8-14 years in prison. Indian Supreme Court is reviewing legality of Section 377. The prince of India is trying to get this decriminalized.8-14 years in prison. Indian Supreme Court is reviewing legality of Section 377.
8. Revision #5696 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-02-032018-01-18
Note8-14 years in prison. Indian Supreme Court is reviewing legality of Section 377.10 years in prison. Indian Supreme Court is reviewing legality of Section 377.
Sourceshttps://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/jul/27/gay-relationships-still-criminalised-countries-reportNo
7. Revision #5462 ( by Ausyk)
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End Date2018-01-182018-01-15
Note10 years in prison. Indian Supreme Court is reviewing legality of Section 377.10 years in prison.
6. Revision #5436 ( by Ausyk)
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End Date2018-01-152017-09-28
5. Revision #3688 ( by Ausyk)
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End Date2017-09-282017-08-10
4. Revision #2689 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2017-08-102017-03-06
Note10 years in prison.10 years to life in prison.
SourcesNohttps://lgbt-rights-hrw.silk.co/
3. Revision #2464 ( by Ausyk)
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End Date2017-03-062017-02-14
Sourceshttps://lgbt-rights-hrw.silk.co/No
2. Revision #2263 ( by Ausyk)
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Start Date2013-12-112009-07-02
1. Revision #2262 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value (Original)
ValueIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)Legal
End Date2017-02-142016-07-30
Note10 years to life in prison. No
SourcesNohttp://www.lgbtnet.dk/countries/asia/india