Entry #1314: Homosexual activity in Brunei

Original entry by danlev danlev ()

RegionBrunei
IssueHomosexual activity
StatusIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Start Date1951
End DateMar 27, 2019
DescriptionThe Penal Code of Brunei (revised edition 2001), Chapter 22, Page 152 states: "Unnatural offences. 377. Whoever voluntarily has carnal intercourse against the order of nature with any man, woman, or animal, shall be punished with imprisonment for a term which may extend to 10 years, and shall also be liable to fine. [S 12/97]"
Sourceshttps://www.unodc.org/tldb/pdf/Brunei_Penal_Code_1951_Full_text.pdf http://old.ilga.org/Statehomophobia/ILGA_State_Sponsored_Homophobia_2013.pdf http://gayasianews.com/2014/05/02/brunei-enacts-first-phase-of-law-that-will-stone-to-death-gay-people/


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