Entry #5490: Homosexual activity in Barbados

Current Version

RegionBarbados
IssueHomosexual activity
StatusMale illegal, female legal
Start DateMar 5, 2017
End DateSep 7, 2018
Description10 years to 16 years in prison. Not enforced. it is the next country that activists are working to get homosexuality Decriminalized. Decriminalization pending. Barbados held its first pride parade on July 24, 2018.
Sourceshttps://www.hrw.org/news/2018/03/23/shes-famous-barbados-and-lgbt-ally https://www.hrw.org/video-photos/interactive/2018/04/16/sexual-orientation-gender-identity-country-profiles#barbados https://www.hrw.org/video-photos/map/2018/03/15/map-eastern-caribbean https://www.hrw.org/news/2018/03/28/cheap-political-trick-barbados https://www.pinknews.co.uk/2018/07/24/barbados-first-pride-parade/


Revision History (21)

Revision by Ausyk

Old Value New Value (Current)
ValueMale illegal, female uncertainMale illegal, female legal
Note10 years to 16 years in prison. Not enforced. it is the next country that activists are working to get homosexuality Decriminalized. Decriminalization pending. Barbados held its first pride parade on July 24, 2018. Legalization proposed.10 years to 16 years in prison. Not enforced. it is the next country that activists are working to get homosexuality Decriminalized. Decriminalization pending. Barbados held its first pride parade on July 24, 2018.

Revision by Ausyk

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Note10 years to life. Not enforced. it is the next country that activists are working to get homosexuality Decriminalized. Decriminalization pending. Barbados held its first pride parade on July 24, 2018. Legalization proposed.10 years to 16 years in prison. Not enforced. it is the next country that activists are working to get homosexuality Decriminalized. Decriminalization pending. Barbados held its first pride parade on July 24, 2018. Legalization proposed.

Revision by Ausyk

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Note10 years to life. Not enforced. it is the next country that activists are working to get homosexuality Decriminalized. Decriminalization pending. Barbados held its first pride parade on July 24, 2018.10 years to life. Not enforced. it is the next country that activists are working to get homosexuality Decriminalized. Decriminalization pending. Barbados held its first pride parade on July 24, 2018. Legalization proposed.

Revision by Ausyk

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End Date2018-08-202018-09-07

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End Date2018-08-082018-08-20

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ValueIllegal (up to life in prison as punishment)Male illegal, female uncertain
End Date2018-07-242018-08-08

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End Date2018-07-162018-07-24
Note10 years to life. Not enforced. it is the next country that activists are working to get homosexuality Decriminalized. Decriminalization pending.10 years to life. Not enforced. it is the next country that activists are working to get homosexuality Decriminalized. Decriminalization pending. Barbados held its first pride parade on July 24, 2018.
Sourceshttps://www.hrw.org/news/2018/03/23/shes-famous-barbados-and-lgbt-ally https://www.hrw.org/video-photos/interactive/2018/04/16/sexual-orientation-gender-identity-country-profiles#barbados https://www.hrw.org/video-photos/map/2018/03/15/map-eastern-caribbean https://www.hrw.org/news/2018/03/28/cheap-political-trick-barbados https://www.hrw.org/news/2018/03/23/shes-famous-barbados-and-lgbt-ally https://www.hrw.org/video-photos/interactive/2018/04/16/sexual-orientation-gender-identity-country-profiles#barbados https://www.hrw.org/video-photos/map/2018/03/15/map-eastern-caribbean https://www.hrw.org/news/2018/03/28/cheap-political-trick-barbados https://www.pinknews.co.uk/2018/07/24/barbados-first-pride-parade/

Revision by Ausyk

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End Date2018-07-092018-07-16
Note16 years in prison under chapter 154 of the 1992 Sexual Offences Act. Not enforced. it is the next country that activists are working to get homosexuality Decriminalized. Decriminalization pending.10 years to life. Not enforced. it is the next country that activists are working to get homosexuality Decriminalized. Decriminalization pending.

Revision by Ausyk

Old Value New Value
End Date2018-07-072018-07-09
Note10 years to life in prison. Not enforced.it is the next country that activists are working to get homosexuality Decriminalized. Decriminalization pending.16 years in prison under chapter 154 of the 1992 Sexual Offences Act. Not enforced. it is the next country that activists are working to get homosexuality Decriminalized. Decriminalization pending.
Sourceshttps://www.hrw.org/news/2018/03/23/shes-famous-barbados-and-lgbt-ally https://www.hrw.org/video-photos/map/2018/03/15/map-eastern-caribbean https://www.hrw.org/news/2018/03/28/cheap-political-trick-barbados https://www.hrw.org/news/2018/03/23/shes-famous-barbados-and-lgbt-ally https://www.hrw.org/video-photos/interactive/2018/04/16/sexual-orientation-gender-identity-country-profiles#barbados https://www.hrw.org/video-photos/map/2018/03/15/map-eastern-caribbean https://www.hrw.org/news/2018/03/28/cheap-political-trick-barbados

Revision by Ausyk

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End Date2018-06-132018-07-07

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End Date2018-06-012018-06-13

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End Date2018-04-132018-06-01

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End Date2018-04-102018-04-13
Note10 years to life in prison. Not enforced. Decriminalization pending.10 years to life in prison. Not enforced.it is the next country that activists are working to get homosexuality Decriminalized. Decriminalization pending.

Revision by Ausyk

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End Date2018-03-202018-04-10
Notelife in prison. Not enforced. Decriminalization pending.10 years to life in prison. Not enforced. Decriminalization pending.
Sourceshttps://www.hrw.org/news/2018/03/23/shes-famous-barbados-and-lgbt-ally https://www.hrw.org/news/2018/03/28/cheap-political-trick-barbados https://www.hrw.org/news/2018/03/23/shes-famous-barbados-and-lgbt-ally https://www.hrw.org/video-photos/map/2018/03/15/map-eastern-caribbean https://www.hrw.org/news/2018/03/28/cheap-political-trick-barbados

Revision by Ausyk

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Sourceshttps://www.hrw.org/news/2018/03/23/shes-famous-barbados-and-lgbt-allyhttps://www.hrw.org/news/2018/03/23/shes-famous-barbados-and-lgbt-ally https://www.hrw.org/news/2018/03/28/cheap-political-trick-barbados

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SourcesNohttps://www.hrw.org/news/2018/03/23/shes-famous-barbados-and-lgbt-ally

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End Date2018-02-212018-03-20
Notelife in prison. Not enforced.life in prison. Not enforced. Decriminalization pending.

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End Date2018-01-252018-02-21

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End Date2018-01-062018-01-25

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End Date2017-09-062018-01-06

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Start Date0000-01-012017-03-05
End Date2017-03-052017-09-06
Notelife in prison. life in prison. Not enforced.

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