Entry #4005: Homosexual activity in Punjab

Original entry by Ausyk Ausyk ()

RegionPunjab
IssueHomosexual activity
StatusLegal
Start Datepast
End Datenow
DescriptionUnder 2018 Indian Supreme Court Ruling.
Sourceshttps://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-07-10/india-s-top-court-starts-hearing-case-on-legalization-of-gay-sex


6 Revisions

6. Revision #11851 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value (Current) Old Value
ValueLegalIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
NoteUnder 2018 Indian Supreme Court Ruling.Currently being reviewed with the intention of abolishment by the Supreme Court of India, but remains illegal with up to 10 year imprisonment.
5. Revision #11755 ( by FCBSIX)
Field New Value Old Value
ValueIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)Legal
NoteCurrently being reviewed with the intention of abolishment by the Supreme Court of India, but remains illegal with up to 10 year imprisonment.Independent area. Under a ruling by Punjab High Court. As well under the supreme court ruling of June 17, 2018.
Sourceshttps://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-07-10/india-s-top-court-starts-hearing-case-on-legalization-of-gay-sexNo
4. Revision #10410 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
NoteIndependent area. Under a ruling by Punjab High Court. As well under the supreme court ruling of June 17, 2018.Independent area.
3. Revision #7992 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
ValueLegalIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
NoteIndependent area.2 to 10 year penalty. Not enforced. Decriminalization pending.
2. Revision #7990 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
Note2 to 10 year penalty. Not enforced. Decriminalization pending.2 to 10 year penalty. Not enforced.
1. Revision #5376 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value (Original)
Note2 to 10 year penalty. Not enforced.10 year penalty.