Entry #171: Homosexual activity in Vietnam

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RegionVietnam
IssueHomosexual activity
StatusLegal
Start Datepast
End Datenow
DescriptionIt is believed that homosexual acts have never been illegal in Vietnam and those punished for it have been due to falling foul of other laws, such as those of adultery, with no regard to the sexuality of the offenders.
Sourceshttps://www.utopia-asia.com/vietlaw.htm
Reports (1)
  • Note field is incorrect "Sexuality of the offenders is almost always taken into account when acts of state-sanctioned violence are committed. Please research the veracity of these claims."


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NoteIt is believed that homosexual acts have never been explicitly illegal in Vietnam.It is believed that homosexual acts have never been illegal in Vietnam and those punished for it have been due to falling foul of other laws, such as those of adultery, with no regard to the sexuality of the offenders.
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It is believed that homosexual acts have never been explicitly illegal in Vietnam. Vietnam and those punished for it have been due to falling foul of other laws, such as those of adultery, with no regard to the sexuality of the offenders.
Sourceshttps://www.utopia-asia.com/vietlaw.htm
Vientnamese Constitution 1992 - http://www.vietnamlaws.com/freelaws/Constitution92(aa01).pdf
https://www.utopia-asia.com/vietlaw.htm
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https://www.utopia-asia.com/vietlaw.htm Vientnamese Constitution 1992 - http://www.vietnamlaws.com/freelaws/Constitution92(aa01).pdf https://www.utopia-asia.com/vietlaw.htm

Revision by beeurd

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Start DateJan 1, 1992(NONE)
NoteIt is believed that homosexual acts have never been explicitly illegal in Vietnam.
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It is believed that homosexual acts have never been explicitly illegal in Vietnam.
SourcesVientnamese Constitution 1992 - http://www.vietnamlaws.com/freelaws/Constitution92(aa01).pdfhttps://www.utopia-asia.com/vietlaw.htm
Vientnamese Constitution 1992 - http://www.vietnamlaws.com/freelaws/Constitution92(aa01).pdf
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Vientnamese Constitution 1992 - http://www.vietnamlaws.com/freelaws/Constitution92(aa01).pdf https://www.utopia-asia.com/vietlaw.htm Vientnamese Constitution 1992 - http://www.vietnamlaws.com/freelaws/Constitution92(aa01).pdf
Reports (5)
  • Status is not correct "Never banned"
  • Status is not correct "I"
  • Date is incorrect "Homosexuality was always legal in Vietnamese history"
  • Date is incorrect "Homosexuality was always legal in Vietnamese history"
  • Status is not correct "look on wiki it says its notttt legaAL"

vviet93 created this entry.