Entry #5474: Homosexual activity in Zambia

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RegionZambia
IssueHomosexual activity
StatusMale illegal, female legal
Start DateNov 1, 1931
End DateSep 10, 2018
Description7-14 years to life in prison under unnatural/indecent acts. Not enforced.
Sourceshttps://lgbt-rights-hrw.silk.co/ https://www.pinknews.co.uk/2018/08/03/zambia-convicts-men-same-sex-relationship/


Revision History (19)

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End Date2018-08-192018-09-10

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Note7-14 years to life in prison under unnatural/indecent acts. 7-14 years to life in prison under unnatural/indecent acts. Not enforced.

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End Date2018-08-012018-08-19

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Note7 years to life in prison under unnatural/indecent acts. 7-14 years to life in prison under unnatural/indecent acts.

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Old Value New Value
Note7 years to life in prison under unnatural/indecent acts. Rarely enforced. 7 years to life in prison under unnatural/indecent acts.
Sourceshttps://lgbt-rights-hrw.silk.co/https://lgbt-rights-hrw.silk.co/ https://www.pinknews.co.uk/2018/08/03/zambia-convicts-men-same-sex-relationship/

Revision by Ausyk

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ValueIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)Male illegal, female legal
End Date2018-07-142018-08-01
Note7 years to life in prison under unnatural/indecent acts. Rarely enforced. Decriminalization pending.7 years to life in prison under unnatural/indecent acts. Rarely enforced.

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End Date2018-06-262018-07-14

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ValueIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Value Specialambiguous

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End Date2018-06-152018-06-26

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End Date2018-06-062018-06-15
Note7 years to life in prison under unnatural/indecent acts. Rarely enforced.7 years to life in prison under unnatural/indecent acts. Rarely enforced. Decriminalization pending.

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End Date2018-04-102018-06-06

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End Date2018-03-162018-04-10

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End Date2018-03-072018-03-16

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Old Value New Value
ValueIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Value Specialambiguous
End Date2018-02-242018-03-07
Note7 years to life in prison under unnatural/indecent acts. 7 years to life in prison under unnatural/indecent acts. Rarely enforced.

Revision by Ausyk

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End Date2018-02-012018-02-24
Note7 years to life in prison under unnatural/indecent acts. Currently the military is hunting a lesbian couple.7 years to life in prison under unnatural/indecent acts.

Revision by Ausyk

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End Date2017-12-272018-02-01
Note7 years to life in prison under unnatural/indecent acts. 7 years to life in prison under unnatural/indecent acts. Currently the military is hunting a lesbian couple.

Revision by Ausyk

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End Date2017-09-062017-12-27
Note7 years to life in prison under unnatural/indecent acts.7 years to life in prison under unnatural/indecent acts.

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End Date2017-08-112017-09-06

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End Date2017-02-122017-08-11

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