Entry #344: Homosexual activity in Myanmar

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RegionMyanmar
IssueHomosexual activity
StatusIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Start DateJan 1, 1886
End Datenow
DescriptionAccording to Wikipedia, punishment for consensual same-sex sexual activity is ten years to life in prison. I can not verify this as the citation links in the article are dead. Date represents British colonization of Burma (Myanmar).
Sourceshttp://www.iglhrc.org/content/burma-all-burma-students-democratic-front-repeals-law-criminalizing-homosexual-acts
Reports (2)
  • Status is not correct "For the female citizens the homosexual activity in Myanmar is stay illegal and there's not protection and legalise law in Myanmar."
  • Newer law has been passed

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