Entry #5499: Homosexual activity in Samoa

Original entry by Ausyk Ausyk ()

RegionSamoa
IssueHomosexual activity
StatusMale illegal, female legal
Start DateJan 1, 1961
End DateAug 22, 2018
Description5-7 years in prison under the crime of sodomy. Not enforced.
Sourceshttps://lgbt-rights-hrw.silk.co/


8 Revisions

8. Revision #12328 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value (Current) Old Value
End Date2018-08-222017-10-12
Note5-7 years in prison under the crime of sodomy. Not enforced.5 years in prison under the crime of sodomy. Not enforced.
7. Revision #10787 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
Note5 years in prison under the crime of sodomy. Not enforced.5-7 years in prison under the crime of sodomy. Not enforced.
6. Revision #4110 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2017-10-122017-09-05
Note5-7 years in prison under the crime of sodomy. Not enforced.Up to 5 years in prison under the crime of sodomy. Not enforced.
5. Revision #3162 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
Sourceshttps://lgbt-rights-hrw.silk.co/No
4. Revision #3161 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2017-09-052017-08-10
NoteUp to 5 years in prison under the crime of sodomy. Not enforced.Up to 5-7 years in prison under the crime of sodomy. Not enforced.
3. Revision #2749 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
2. Revision #2748 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
ValueMale illegal, female legalIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
NoteUp to 5-7 years in prison under the crime of sodomy. Not enforced.Up to 5-7 years in prison under the crime of sodomy.
1. Revision #2701 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value (Original)
End Date2017-08-102017-03-08
NoteUp to 5-7 years in prison under the crime of sodomy. Up to 5 years in prison under the crime of sodomy.
SourcesNohttps://lgbt-rights-hrw.silk.co/