Entry #2928: Homosexual activity in Lebanon

Original entry by Ausyk Ausyk ()

RegionLebanon
IssueHomosexual activity
StatusIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Start DateJan 18, 2014
End DateSep 20, 2017
DescriptionClose to being legalized. Judge Rabih Maalouf ruled that homosexuality is a personal choice, and not a punishable offence” which referenced Article 183 of their Criminal Code. Not enforced.
Sourceshttp://www.pinknews.co.uk/2017/01/29/lebanon-is-getting-closer-to-decriminalising-homosexuality/


4 Revisions

4. Revision #3530 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value (Current) Old Value
End Date2017-09-202016-01-29
NoteClose to being legalized. Judge Rabih Maalouf ruled that homosexuality is a personal choice, and not a punishable offence” which referenced Article 183 of their Criminal Code. Not enforced.Close to being legalized. Judge Rabih Maalouf ruled that homosexuality is a personal choice, and not a punishable offence” which referenced Article 183 of their Criminal Code.
3. Revision #1944 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
NoteClose to being legalized. Judge Rabih Maalouf ruled that homosexuality is a personal choice, and not a punishable offence” which referenced Article 183 of their Criminal Code.Close to being legalized.
2. Revision #1941 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
ValueIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)Legal
End Date2016-01-292016-07-31
NoteClose to being legalized.No
Sourceshttp://www.pinknews.co.uk/2017/01/29/lebanon-is-getting-closer-to-decriminalising-homosexuality/No
1. Revision #645 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value (Original)
Start Date2014-01-182014-01-01