Entry #5446: Homosexual activity in Gambia

Original entry by Ausyk Ausyk ()

RegionGambia
IssueHomosexual activity
StatusMale illegal, female legal
Start DateJul 21, 2005
End DateSep 18, 2018
Description7 to 14 years in prison under unnatural acts/ indecent acts. President is looking at decriminalize homosexuality. not enforced since 2014. decriminalization pending.
Sourceshttps://ilga.org/downloads/2017/ILGA_WorldMap_ENGLISH_Protection_2017.pdf https://www.hrw.org/video-photos/interactive/2018/04/16/sexual-orientation-gender-identity-country-profiles#gambia


24 Revisions

24. Revision #14457 ( by Ausyk)
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Note7 to 14 years in prison under unnatural acts/ indecent acts. President is looking at decriminalize homosexuality. not enforced since 2014. decriminalization pending.7 to 14 years in prison under unnatural acts/ indecent acts. President is looking at decriminalize homosexuality. not enforced. decriminalization pending.
23. Revision #12910 ( by Ausyk)
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End Date2018-09-182018-08-18
22. Revision #12499 ( by Ausyk)
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ValueMale illegal, female legalMale illegal, female uncertain
21. Revision #12139 ( by Ausyk)
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End Date2018-08-182018-08-09
Note7 to 14 years in prison under unnatural acts/ indecent acts. President is looking at decriminalize homosexuality. not enforced. decriminalization pending.1 to 14 years in prison under unnatural acts/ indecent acts. President is looking at decriminalize homosexuality. not enforced. decriminalization pending.
20. Revision #11588 ( by Ausyk)
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ValueMale illegal, female uncertainIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
End Date2018-08-092018-07-22
19. Revision #10860 ( by Ausyk)
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End Date2018-07-222018-07-21
Note1 to 14 years in prison under unnatural acts/ indecent acts. President is looking at decriminalize homosexuality. not enforced. decriminalization pending.Fourteen years in prison under unnatural acts/ indecent acts. President is looking at decriminalize homosexuality. not enforced. decriminalization pending.
18. Revision #10827 ( by Ausyk)
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End Date2018-07-212018-07-19
17. Revision #10722 ( by Ausyk)
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NoteFourteen years in prison under unnatural acts/ indecent acts. President is looking at decriminalize homosexuality. not enforced. decriminalization pending.Fourteen years to life in prison under unnatural acts/ indecent acts. President is looking at decriminalize homosexuality. not enforced. decriminalization pending.
16. Revision #10542 ( by Ausyk)
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End Date2018-07-192018-07-09
15. Revision #9846 ( by Ausyk)
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End Date2018-07-092018-07-02
Sourceshttps://ilga.org/downloads/2017/ILGA_WorldMap_ENGLISH_Protection_2017.pdf https://www.hrw.org/video-photos/interactive/2018/04/16/sexual-orientation-gender-identity-country-profiles#gambiahttps://ilga.org/downloads/2017/ILGA_WorldMap_ENGLISH_Protection_2017.pdf
14. Revision #9567 ( by Ausyk)
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End Date2018-07-022018-06-26
13. Revision #9389 ( by Ausyk)
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End Date2018-06-262018-06-22
12. Revision #9229 ( by Ausyk)
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End Date2018-06-222018-06-14
NoteFourteen years to life in prison under unnatural acts/ indecent acts. President is looking at decriminalize homosexuality. not enforced. decriminalization pending.Fourteen years in prison to life in prison under unnatural acts/ indecent acts. President is looking at decriminalize homosexuality. not enforced. decriminalization pending.
11. Revision #8701 ( by Ausyk)
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End Date2018-06-142018-06-07
NoteFourteen years in prison to life in prison under unnatural acts/ indecent acts. President is looking at decriminalize homosexuality. not enforced. decriminalization pending.Fourteen years in prison to life in prison under unnatural acts/ indecent acts. President is looking at decriminalize homosexuality. not enforced.
10. Revision #8326 ( by Ausyk)
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End Date2018-06-072018-06-02
Sourceshttps://ilga.org/downloads/2017/ILGA_WorldMap_ENGLISH_Protection_2017.pdfhttps://lgbt-rights-hrw.silk.co/
9. Revision #8070 ( by Ausyk)
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End Date2018-06-022018-05-31
8. Revision #7979 ( by Ausyk)
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End Date2018-05-312018-05-03
7. Revision #7835 ( by Ausyk)
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End Date2018-05-032018-04-01
6. Revision #7152 ( by Ausyk)
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End Date2018-04-012018-03-01
5. Revision #6172 ( by Ausyk)
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End Date2018-03-012017-09-20
4. Revision #4690 ( by Ausyk)
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NoteFourteen years in prison to life in prison under unnatural acts/ indecent acts. President is looking at decriminalize homosexuality. not enforced.Fourteen years in prison to life in prison under unnatural acts/ indecent acts. President is looking at decriminalize homosexuality.
3. Revision #3521 ( by Ausyk)
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End Date2017-09-202017-03-19
NoteFourteen years in prison to life in prison under unnatural acts/ indecent acts. President is looking at decriminalize homosexuality.Fourteen years in prison to life in prison under unnatural acts/ indecent acts.
2. Revision #2552 ( by Ausyk)
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End Date2017-03-192017-02-11
1. Revision #2152 ( by Ausyk)
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NoteFourteen years in prison to life in prison under unnatural acts/ indecent acts. Fourteen years in prison to life in prison under unateral acts/ indecent acts.