Entry #5512: Homosexual activity in Liberia

Current Version

RegionLiberia
IssueHomosexual activity
StatusMale illegal, female legal
Start DateJul 19, 1976
End DateSep 1, 2018
Description1 year in prison under crime of sodamy. Not enforced. decriminalization proposed since 2012.
Sourceshttps://lgbt-rights-hrw.silk.co/


Revision History (15)

Revision by Ausyk

Old Value New Value (Current)
ValueMale illegal, female uncertainMale illegal, female legal
End Date2018-08-012018-09-01
Note1 year in prison under crime of sodamy. Not enforced. decriminalization pending.1 year in prison under crime of sodamy. Not enforced. decriminalization proposed since 2012.

Revision by Ausyk

Old Value New Value
ValueIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)Male illegal, female uncertain
End Date2018-07-222018-08-01
Note1 year in prison under crime of sodamy. Not enforced. 1 year in prison under crime of sodamy. Not enforced. decriminalization pending.

Revision by Ausyk

Old Value New Value
ValueMale illegal, female uncertainIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Note1 year in prison under crime of sodamy. Not enforced. decriminalization pending.1 year in prison under crime of sodamy. Not enforced.

Revision by Ausyk

Old Value New Value
Note1 year in prison under crime of sodamy. Not enforced. decrimin1 year in prison under crime of sodamy. Not enforced. decriminalization pending.

Revision by Ausyk

Old Value New Value
ValueIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)Male illegal, female uncertain
End Date2018-07-202018-07-22
Note1 year in prison under crime of sodamy. Not enforced. 1 year in prison under crime of sodamy. Not enforced. decrimin

Revision by Ausyk

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End Date2018-07-142018-07-20

Revision by Ausyk

Old Value New Value
End Date2018-07-012018-07-14
Note1 year in prison under crime of sodamy. Not enforced. The president is currently looking at decriminalization. 1 year in prison under crime of sodamy. Not enforced.

Revision by Ausyk

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End Date2018-06-222018-07-01

Revision by Ausyk

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End Date2018-06-062018-06-22

Revision by Ausyk

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End Date2018-04-012018-06-06

Revision by Ausyk

Old Value New Value
End Date2018-02-222018-04-01
Note1 year in prison under crime of sodamy. Not enforced. I think the president is looking at decriminalization?1 year in prison under crime of sodamy. Not enforced. The president is currently looking at decriminalization.

Revision by Ausyk

Old Value New Value
End Date2017-11-252018-02-22
Note1 year in prison under crime of sodamy. Not enforced.1 year in prison under crime of sodamy. Not enforced. I think the president is looking at decriminalization?

Revision by Ausyk

Old Value New Value
End Date2017-09-062017-11-25
Note1 year in prison under crime of sodamy.1 year in prison under crime of sodamy. Not enforced.

Revision by Ausyk

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End Date2017-08-112017-09-06

Revision by Ausyk

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End Date2017-03-192017-08-11

Ausyk created this entry.