Entry #4412: Homosexual activity in Mauritania

Original entry by Ausyk Ausyk ()

RegionMauritania
IssueHomosexual activity
StatusIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Start DateJul 9, 1983
End DateSep 8, 2018
Description2 years in prison and fine and stoning. Legal in some states. death penalty rarely enforced. Changes pending.
Sourceshttps://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/jul/27/gay-relationships-still-criminalised-countri https://web.archive.org/web/20050204065022/http://www.sodomylaws.org/world/world.htm https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/gay-lesbian-bisexual-relationships-illegal-in-74-countries-a7033666.html https://www.hrw.org/news/2018/06/12/recognizing-religious-freedom-lgbt-issue https://www.hrw.org/news/2018/09/05/courage-women-mauritania


32 Revisions

32. Revision #12958 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value (Current) Old Value
End Date2018-09-082018-08-18
Sourceshttps://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/jul/27/gay-relationships-still-criminalised-countri https://web.archive.org/web/20050204065022/http://www.sodomylaws.org/world/world.htm https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/gay-lesbian-bisexual-relationships-illegal-in-74-countries-a7033666.html https://www.hrw.org/news/2018/06/12/recognizing-religious-freedom-lgbt-issue https://www.hrw.org/news/2018/09/05/courage-women-mauritaniahttps://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/jul/27/gay-relationships-still-criminalised-countri https://web.archive.org/web/20050204065022/http://www.sodomylaws.org/world/world.htm https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/gay-lesbian-bisexual-relationships-illegal-in-74-countries-a7033666.html https://www.hrw.org/news/2018/06/12/recognizing-religious-freedom-lgbt-issue
31. Revision #12147 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-08-182018-08-01
30. Revision #11339 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-08-012018-07-27
Note2 years in prison and fine and stoning. Legal in some states. death penalty rarely enforced. Changes pending.2 years in prison and fine and stoning. Legal in some states. death penalty rarely enforced.
29. Revision #11033 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
ValueIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)Illegal (death penalty as punishment)
End Date2018-07-272018-07-20
28. Revision #10726 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-07-202018-07-12
27. Revision #10047 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
Note2 years in prison and fine and stoning. Legal in some states. death penalty rarely enforced. 2 years in prison and fine and stoning for men. Legal in some states. death penalty rarely enforced.
26. Revision #10020 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
Note 2 years in prison and fine and stoning for men. Legal in some states. death penalty rarely enforced. 2 years in prison and fine and stoning for men. Legal in some states.
25. Revision #10018 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
Note 2 years in prison and fine and stoning for men. Legal in some states. 2 years in prison and stoning for men. Legal in some states.
24. Revision #10017 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-07-122018-07-02
Note 2 years in prison and stoning for men. Legal in some states. indecent acts between men: death by stoning; indecent acts between women: up to 2 years in prison and a fine of up to MRO 60,000 ( US 210 dollars) Not enforced. Imprisonment pending. Legal in some states.
23. Revision #9573 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
ValueIllegal (death penalty as punishment)Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
22. Revision #9571 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-07-022018-06-24
21. Revision #9327 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-06-242018-06-22
Noteindecent acts between men: death by stoning; indecent acts between women: up to 2 years in prison and a fine of up to MRO 60,000 ( US 210 dollars) Not enforced. Imprisonment pending. Legal in some states. indecent acts between men: death by stoning; indecent acts between women: up to 2 years in prison and a fine of up to MRO 60,000 ( US 210 dollars) Not enforced. Imprisonment or legalization pending. Legal in some states.
20. Revision #9125 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-06-222018-06-18
19. Revision #9009 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
Noteindecent acts between men: death by stoning; indecent acts between women: up to 2 years in prison and a fine of up to MRO 60,000 ( US 210 dollars) Not enforced. Imprisonment or legalization pending. Legal in some states. indecent acts between men: death by stoning; indecent acts between women: up to 2 years in prison and a fine of up to MRO 60,000 ( US 210 dollars) Not enforced. Legal in some states.
18. Revision #9007 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-06-182018-06-13
Sourceshttps://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/jul/27/gay-relationships-still-criminalised-countri https://web.archive.org/web/20050204065022/http://www.sodomylaws.org/world/world.htm https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/gay-lesbian-bisexual-relationships-illegal-in-74-countries-a7033666.html https://www.hrw.org/news/2018/06/12/recognizing-religious-freedom-lgbt-issuehttps://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/jul/27/gay-relationships-still-criminalised-countri https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/gay-lesbian-bisexual-relationships-illegal-in-74-countries-a7033666.html https://www.hrw.org/news/2018/06/12/recognizing-religious-freedom-lgbt-issue
17. Revision #8631 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
Sourceshttps://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/jul/27/gay-relationships-still-criminalised-countri https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/gay-lesbian-bisexual-relationships-illegal-in-74-countries-a7033666.html https://www.hrw.org/news/2018/06/12/recognizing-religious-freedom-lgbt-issuehttps://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/jul/27/gay-relationships-still-criminalised-countri https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/gay-lesbian-bisexual-relationships-illegal-in-74-countries-a7033666.html
16. Revision #8565 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-06-132018-06-07
Sourceshttps://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/jul/27/gay-relationships-still-criminalised-countri https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/gay-lesbian-bisexual-relationships-illegal-in-74-countries-a7033666.htmlhttps://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/jul/27/gay-relationships-still-criminalised-countries-report https://ilga.org/downloads/2017/ILGA_WorldMap_ENGLISH_Overview_2017.pdf
15. Revision #8342 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-06-072018-05-03
Noteindecent acts between men: death by stoning; indecent acts between women: up to 2 years in prison and a fine of up to MRO 60,000 ( US 210 dollars) Not enforced. Legal in some states. indecent acts between men: death by stoning; indecent acts between women: up to 2 years in prison and a fine of up to MRO 60,000 ( US 210 dollars) Not enforced.
Sourceshttps://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/jul/27/gay-relationships-still-criminalised-countries-report https://ilga.org/downloads/2017/ILGA_WorldMap_ENGLISH_Overview_2017.pdfhttps://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/jul/27/gay-relationships-still-criminalised-countries-report
14. Revision #7846 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-05-032018-04-10
13. Revision #7361 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-04-102018-04-01
12. Revision #7162 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-04-012018-02-22
11. Revision #6193 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
ValueIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)Illegal (death penalty as punishment)
10. Revision #5987 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-02-222018-02-03
9. Revision #5690 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-02-032017-09-27
8. Revision #5689 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
Sourceshttps://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/jul/27/gay-relationships-still-criminalised-countries-reporthttps://lgbt-rights-hrw.silk.co/
7. Revision #3607 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2017-09-272017-09-06
Noteindecent acts between men: death by stoning; indecent acts between women: up to 2 years in prison and a fine of up to MRO 60,000 ( US 210 dollars) Not enforced. indecent acts between men: death by stoning; indecent acts between women: up to 2 years in prison and a fine of up to MRO 60,000 ( US 210 dollars)
6. Revision #3267 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2017-09-062017-03-19
5. Revision #2550 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2017-03-192017-02-12
4. Revision #2199 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
ValueIllegal (death penalty as punishment)Legal
End Date2017-02-122016-08-09
Noteindecent acts between men: death by stoning; indecent acts between women: up to 2 years in prison and a fine of up to MRO 60,000 ( US 210 dollars) got decriminalized in 2009. still is criminal in the statues there.
Sourceshttps://lgbt-rights-hrw.silk.co/http://www.businessinsider.com/where-homosexuality-is-illegal-2013-12
3. Revision #814 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
Start Date1983-07-091988-01-01
2. Revision #809 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
Start Date1988-01-012009-01-01
1. Revision #696 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value (Original)
Notegot decriminalized in 2009. still is criminal in the statues there.got decriminalized in 2009.