Entry #4623: Homosexual activity in Malawi

Original entry by Ausyk Ausyk ()

RegionMalawi
IssueHomosexual activity
StatusMale illegal, female uncertain
Start DateApr 1, 1930
End DateSep 9, 2018
Description8-14 years in prison. Not enforced since 2012.
Sourceshttps://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/jul/27/gay-relationships-still-criminalised-countries-report https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/gay-lesbian-bisexual-relationships-illegal-in-74-countries-a7033666.html


24 Revisions

24. Revision #13831 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value (Current) Old Value
ValueMale illegal, female uncertainIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
23. Revision #13369 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
ValueIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)Male illegal, female uncertain
22. Revision #12996 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-09-092018-08-20
21. Revision #12577 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-08-202018-08-01
20. Revision #11900 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
ValueMale illegal, female uncertainIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Note8-14 years in prison. Not enforced since 2012. 8-14 years in prison. Not enforced since 2012. Decriminalization pending.
19. Revision #11330 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-08-012018-07-20
18. Revision #10762 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-07-202018-07-14
Note8-14 years in prison. Not enforced since 2012. Decriminalization pending.8-14 years in prison. Not enforced. Decriminalization pending.
17. Revision #10198 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-07-142018-07-02
16. Revision #9566 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-07-022018-06-15
15. Revision #8779 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-06-152018-06-13
Note8-14 years in prison. Not enforced. Decriminalization pending.8-14 years in prison. Not enforced.
14. Revision #8578 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-06-132018-06-06
Sourceshttps://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/jul/27/gay-relationships-still-criminalised-countries-report 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
13. Revision #8297 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-06-062018-05-02
12. Revision #7707 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-05-022018-04-02
11. Revision #7204 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-04-022018-03-20
10. Revision #6931 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-03-202018-03-14
9. Revision #6726 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-03-142018-02-24
8. Revision #6026 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-02-242018-02-03
7. Revision #5698 ( 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/
6. Revision #5697 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-02-032018-01-17
Note8-14 years in prison. Not enforced. Up to 14 years in prison. Not enforced.
5. Revision #5445 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-01-172017-09-06
NoteUp to 14 years in prison. Not enforced. sexual acts between men: up to 14 years in prison; sexual acts between women 5 years in prison. Not enforced.
4. Revision #3275 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2017-09-062017-09-05
Notesexual acts between men: up to 14 years in prison; sexual acts between women 5 years in prison. Not enforced. sexual acts between men: up to 14 years in prison; sexual acts between women 5 years in prison. de jour is defacto not enforced.
3. Revision #3150 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2017-09-052017-02-12
2. Revision #2426 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
Notesexual acts between men: up to 14 years in prison; sexual acts between women 5 years in prison. de jour is defacto not enforced. sexual acts between men: up to 14 years in prison; sexual acts between women 5 years in prison
1. Revision #2193 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value (Original)
ValueIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)Legal
Start Date1930-04-012012-01-01
End Date2017-02-122016-08-11
Notesexual acts between men: up to 14 years in prison; sexual acts between women 5 years in prisonNo
Sourceshttps://lgbt-rights-hrw.silk.co/http://www.avert.org/professionals/hiv-around-world/sub-saharan-africa/malawi