Entry #5441: Homosexual activity in Guyana

Original entry by Ausyk Ausyk ()

RegionGuyana
IssueHomosexual activity
StatusMale illegal, female legal
Start DateMay 1, 2016
End DateSep 6, 2018
Description15 years to life in prison. Not enforced. Decriminailzation pending. Supported by President. Trinidad and Tobago just legalized Homosexuality. UK is helping to decriminalize homosexuality here. Required legalization under IACHR 2018 Ruling.
Sourceshttps://winnipeg.ctvnews.ca/group-seeks-signatures-to-decriminalize-homosexuality-in-ghana-1.3537151 https://ilga.org/downloads/02_ILGA_State_Sponsored_Homophobia_2016_ENG_WEB_150516.pdf https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/gay-lesbian-bisexual-relationships-illegal-in-74-countries-a7033666.html


22 Revisions

22. Revision #14182 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value (Current) Old Value
Note15 years to life in prison. Not enforced. Decriminailzation pending. Supported by President. Trinidad and Tobago just legalized Homosexuality. UK is helping to decriminalize homosexuality here. Required legalization under IACHR 2018 Ruling.2 years in prison. Not enforced. Decriminailzation pending. Supported by President. Trinidad and Tobago just legalized Homosexuality. UK is helping to decriminalize homosexuality here. Required legalization under IACHR 2018 Ruling.
21. Revision #12886 ( by Ausyk)
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End Date2018-09-062018-08-20
20. Revision #12188 ( by Ausyk)
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End Date2018-08-202018-08-08
19. Revision #11903 ( by Ausyk)
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End Date2018-08-082018-07-20
18. Revision #10715 ( by Ausyk)
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End Date2018-07-202018-07-18
17. Revision #10489 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-07-182018-07-07
16. Revision #9768 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-07-072018-06-30
Note2 years in prison. Not enforced. Decriminailzation pending. Supported by President. Trinidad and Tobago just legalized Homosexuality. UK is helping to decriminalize homosexuality here. Required legalization under IACHR 2018 Ruling.2 years in prison. Not enforced. Decriminailzation pending. Supported by President. Trinidad and Tobago just legalized Homosexuality. UK is helping to decriminalize homosexuality here.
15. Revision #9453 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-06-302018-06-26
Note2 years in prison. Not enforced. Decriminailzation pending. Supported by President. Trinidad and Tobago just legalized Homosexuality. UK is helping to decriminalize homosexuality here.2 years to life in prison. Not enforced. Decriminailzation pending. Supported by President. Trinidad and Tobago just legalized Homosexuality. UK is helping to decriminalize homosexuality here.
14. Revision #9414 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
ValueMale illegal, female legalIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
End Date2018-06-262018-06-23
Sourceshttps://winnipeg.ctvnews.ca/group-seeks-signatures-to-decriminalize-homosexuality-in-ghana-1.3537151 https://ilga.org/downloads/02_ILGA_State_Sponsored_Homophobia_2016_ENG_WEB_150516.pdf https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/gay-lesbian-bisexual-relationships-illegal-in-74-countries-a7033666.htmlhttps://winnipeg.ctvnews.ca/group-seeks-signatures-to-decriminalize-homosexuality-in-ghana-1.3537151 https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/gay-lesbian-bisexual-relationships-illegal-in-74-countries-a7033666.html
13. Revision #9288 ( by Ausyk)
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End Date2018-06-232018-06-13
12. Revision #8572 ( by Ausyk)
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End Date2018-06-132018-06-01
Sourceshttps://winnipeg.ctvnews.ca/group-seeks-signatures-to-decriminalize-homosexuality-in-ghana-1.3537151 https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/gay-lesbian-bisexual-relationships-illegal-in-74-countries-a7033666.htmlhttps://winnipeg.ctvnews.ca/group-seeks-signatures-to-decriminalize-homosexuality-in-ghana-1.3537151
11. Revision #8018 ( by Ausyk)
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End Date2018-06-012018-05-03
10. Revision #7738 ( by Ausyk)
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End Date2018-05-032018-04-22
9. Revision #7596 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-04-222018-04-19
Note2 years to life in prison. Not enforced. Decriminailzation pending. Supported by President. Trinidad and Tobago just legalized Homosexuality. UK is helping to decriminalize homosexuality here.2 years to life in prison. Not enforced. Decriminailzation pending. Supported by President. Trinidad and Tobago just legalized Homosexuality.
8. Revision #7529 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-04-192018-04-12
Note2 years to life in prison. Not enforced. Decriminailzation pending. Supported by President. Trinidad and Tobago just legalized Homosexuality.2 years to life in prison. Not enforced. Decriminailzation pending. Supported by President.
7. Revision #7463 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-04-122018-03-14
Note2 years to life in prison. Not enforced. Decriminailzation pending. Supported by President.2 years to life in prison. Not enforced. Locals are trying to get homosexuality decriminalized.
6. Revision #6913 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
Note2 years to life in prison. Not enforced. Locals are trying to get homosexuality decriminalized.2 years to life in prison. Not enforced.
Sourceshttps://winnipeg.ctvnews.ca/group-seeks-signatures-to-decriminalize-homosexuality-in-ghana-1.3537151https://lgbt-rights-hrw.silk.co/
5. Revision #6733 ( by Ausyk)
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End Date2018-03-142017-09-20
4. Revision #3548 ( by Ausyk)
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Note2 years to life in prison. Not enforced.2 years to life in prison.
3. Revision #3524 ( by Ausyk)
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End Date2017-09-202017-09-12
Note2 years to life in prison.Up to life in prison. not enforced
2. Revision #3341 ( by Ausyk)
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End Date2017-09-122017-08-11
1. Revision #2722 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value (Original)
Start Date2016-05-010000-01-01
End Date2017-08-112017-02-11
NoteUp to life in prison. not enforcedTwo years to life under buggery law.