Entry #5462: Homosexual activity in United Arab Emirates

Original entry by Ausyk Ausyk ()

RegionUnited Arab Emirates
IssueHomosexual activity
StatusMale illegal, female legal
Start DateDec 8, 1987
End DateSep 9, 2018
Description1-14 years in prison.
Sourceshttps://lgbt-rights-hrw.silk.co/ http://www.msn.com/en-ca/lifestyle/travel/20-of-the-strangest-laws-travellers-should-know/ss-BBKOLoM?li=AAggNb9&ocid=iehp#image=20 https://www.hrw.org/video-photos/interactive/2018/04/16/sexual-orientation-gender-identity-country-profiles#tunisia


26 Revisions

26. Revision #14470 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value (Current) Old Value
ValueMale illegal, female legalIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Note1-14 years in prison. 1-14 years in prison. Not enforced.
25. Revision #14469 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
ValueIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)Male illegal, female legal
Note1-14 years in prison. Not enforced.10 to 14 years in prison. Not enforced.
24. Revision #13554 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-09-092018-08-09
Sourceshttps://lgbt-rights-hrw.silk.co/ http://www.msn.com/en-ca/lifestyle/travel/20-of-the-strangest-laws-travellers-should-know/ss-BBKOLoM?li=AAggNb9&ocid=iehp#image=20 https://www.hrw.org/video-photos/interactive/2018/04/16/sexual-orientation-gender-identity-country-profiles#tunisiahttps://lgbt-rights-hrw.silk.co/ http://www.msn.com/en-ca/lifestyle/travel/20-of-the-strangest-laws-travellers-should-know/ss-BBKOLoM?li=AAggNb9&ocid=iehp#image=20
23. Revision #11600 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-08-092018-07-28
22. Revision #11114 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-07-282018-07-18
Note10 to 14 years in prison. Not enforced.10 to 14 years in prison.
21. Revision #10656 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-07-182018-07-13
Note10 to 14 years in prison. Up to 10 years in prison.
20. Revision #10048 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
NoteUp to 10 years in prison. Up to 10 years in prison. death penalty Not enforced.
19. Revision #10044 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
ValueMale illegal, female legalIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
End Date2018-07-132018-07-05
NoteUp to 10 years in prison. death penalty Not enforced. Up to 10 years in prison. Not enforced. Decriminalization pending.
18. Revision #9663 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-07-052018-06-23
17. Revision #9272 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-06-232018-06-18
NoteUp to 10 years in prison. Not enforced. Decriminalization pending.Up to 10 years in prison. Not enforced.
16. Revision #8964 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-06-182018-06-08
NoteUp to 10 years in prison. Not enforced. Up to 10 years in prison. Not enforced. Decriminalization pending.
15. Revision #8395 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-06-082018-05-03
14. Revision #7818 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-05-032018-04-19
13. Revision #7530 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-04-192018-03-28
NoteUp to 10 years in prison. Not enforced. Decriminalization pending.Up to 10 years in prison. Not enforced.
12. Revision #7103 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
NoteUp to 10 years in prison. Not enforced.Up to 10 years in prison. As well public affection is illegal.
11. Revision #7102 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
NoteUp to 10 years in prison. As well public affection is illegal.Up to 10 years in prison. Not enforced. As well public affection is illegal.
10. Revision #7101 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-03-282018-03-20
NoteUp to 10 years in prison. Not enforced. As well public affection is illegal.Up to 10 years in prison. Not enforced.
Sourceshttps://lgbt-rights-hrw.silk.co/ http://www.msn.com/en-ca/lifestyle/travel/20-of-the-strangest-laws-travellers-should-know/ss-BBKOLoM?li=AAggNb9&ocid=iehp#image=20https://lgbt-rights-hrw.silk.co/
9. Revision #6908 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
8. Revision #6906 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-03-202018-03-02
NoteUp to 10 years in prison. Not enforced.Up to 10 years in prison.
7. Revision #6256 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-03-022018-01-30
6. Revision #5638 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-01-302018-01-11
5. Revision #5318 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-01-112017-10-17
NoteUp to 10 years in prison.Up to life in prison.
4. Revision #4449 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
ValueIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)Illegal (death penalty as punishment)
End Date2017-10-172017-10-13
NoteUp to life in prison.Deportation, fines and or death penalty.
3. Revision #4203 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2017-10-132017-09-16
NoteDeportation, fines and or death penalty.all acts are under the death penalty there.
2. Revision #3418 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2017-09-162017-03-10
1. Revision #2516 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value (Original)
End Date2017-03-102017-02-12