Entry #27: Homosexual activity in South Africa

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RegionSouth Africa
IssueHomosexual activity
StatusLegal
Start DateOct 9, 1998
End Datenow
DescriptionWhile it remained illegal until the court gave its ruling on 9 October 1998, the 1998 ruling was ordered to be retroactively applied to 27 April 1994.
Sourceshttp://www.info.gov.za/documents/constitution/1996/96cons2.htm#9 http://www.saflii.org/za/cases/ZACC/1998/15.html
Reports (1)
  • Status is not correct


Revision History (1)

Revision by imullin01

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Start Date1997-02-041998-10-09
NoteWhile it remained illegal until the court gave its ruling on 9 October 1998, the 1998 ruling was ordered to be retroactively applied to 27 April 1994.
Sourceshttp://www.info.gov.za/documents/constitution/1996/96cons2.htm#9http://www.info.gov.za/documents/constitution/1996/96cons2.htm#9 http://www.saflii.org/za/cases/ZACC/1998/15.html

brennen created this entry.