Entry #5442: Homosexual activity in Antigua and Barbuda

Original entry by Ausyk ()

RegionAntigua and Barbuda
IssueHomosexual activity
StatusMale illegal, female legal
Start DateJan 1, 1995
End DateSep 9, 2018
Description5-15 years in prison. Not enforced. Required legalization under 2018 IACHR ruling. Police have to undergo sensitivity training.
Sourceshttps://www.hrw.org/video-photos/interactive/2018/04/16/sexual-orientation-gender-identity-country-profiles#antigua_and_barbuda


32 Revisions

32. Revision #14254 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value (Current) Old Value
ValueMale illegal, female legalIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
31. Revision #13531 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
ValueIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)Male illegal, female uncertain
Note5-15 years in prison. Not enforced. Required legalization under 2018 IACHR ruling. Police have to undergo sensitivity training.5-15 years in prison. Not enforced. Required legalization under 2018 IACHR ruling.
30. Revision #12870 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-09-092018-08-20
29. Revision #12199 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
ValueMale illegal, female uncertainIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
End Date2018-08-202018-08-07
28. Revision #11916 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-08-072018-07-18
27. Revision #10500 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-07-182018-07-09
26. Revision #10299 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
Note5-15 years in prison. Not enforced. Required legalization under 2018 IACHR ruling.5-15 years in prison. Not enforced. Decriminalization pending. Required legalization under 2018 IACHR ruling.
25. Revision #9833 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
Sourceshttps://www.hrw.org/video-photos/interactive/2018/04/16/sexual-orientation-gender-identity-country-profiles#antigua_and_barbudahttps://76crimes.com/76-countries-where-homosexuality-is-illegal/
24. Revision #9832 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
Note5-15 years in prison. Not enforced. Decriminalization pending. Required legalization under 2018 IACHR ruling.Up to 5 years in prison. Not enforced. Decriminalization pending. Required legalization under 2018 IACHR ruling.
23. Revision #9831 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-07-092018-07-07
NoteUp to 5 years in prison. Not enforced. Decriminalization pending. Required legalization under 2018 IACHR ruling.5-15 years in prison. Not enforced. Decriminalization pending. Required legalization under 2018 IACHR ruling.
22. Revision #9746 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-07-072018-06-23
21. Revision #9304 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-06-232018-06-13
Note5-15 years in prison. Not enforced. Decriminalization pending. Required legalization under 2018 IACHR ruling.5-15 years in prison. Not enforced. Decriminalization pending.
20. Revision #8582 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-06-132018-06-01
19. Revision #8056 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-06-012018-05-31
18. Revision #7937 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-05-312018-04-18
17. Revision #7521 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-04-182018-04-12
Note5-15 years in prison. Not enforced. Decriminalization pending. 5-15 years in prison. Not enforced. Decriminalization pending.
16. Revision #7448 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-04-122018-04-10
Note5-15 years in prison. Not enforced. Decriminalization pending.5-15 years in prison. Not enforced.
15. Revision #7405 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
Note5-15 years in prison. Not enforced. 5-15 years in prison. Not enforced. Decriminalization pending.
14. Revision #7353 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-04-102018-04-04
Note5-15 years in prison. Not enforced. Decriminalization pending.15 years in prison. Not enforced. Decriminalization pending.
13. Revision #7244 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-04-042018-03-20
12. Revision #6914 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-03-202018-03-14
Note15 years in prison. Not enforced. Decriminalization pending.15 years in prison. Not enforced.
11. Revision #6735 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-03-142018-02-26
10. Revision #6162 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-02-262018-02-21
Sourceshttps://76crimes.com/76-countries-where-homosexuality-is-illegal/http://ilga.org/downloads/02_ILGA_State_Sponsored_Homophobia_2016_ENG_WEB_150516.pdf
9. Revision #5903 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-02-212018-01-29
8. Revision #5585 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-01-292018-01-12
Sourceshttp://ilga.org/downloads/02_ILGA_State_Sponsored_Homophobia_2016_ENG_WEB_150516.pdfhttps://lgbt-rights-hrw.silk.co/
7. Revision #5399 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-01-122017-10-13
6. Revision #4185 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2017-10-132017-09-06
Note15 years in prison. Not enforced.15 years in prison for adult and 5 years in prison for minor. Not enforced.
5. Revision #3282 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2017-09-062017-09-05
Note15 years in prison for adult and 5 years in prison for minor. Not enforced.15 years in prison for adult and 5 years in prison for minor
4. Revision #3166 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2017-09-052017-08-10
Note15 years in prison for adult and 5 years in prison for minor15 years in prison.
Sourceshttps://lgbt-rights-hrw.silk.co/No
3. Revision #2710 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2017-08-102017-03-05
Note15 years in prison.Fifteen years in prison if committed by adult; five years if committed by minor.
SourcesNohttps://lgbt-rights-hrw.silk.co/
2. Revision #2391 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2017-03-052017-02-11
1. Revision #2392 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value (Original)
End Date2017-02-112017-03-05