Entry #5898: Homosexual activity in Tamil Nadu

Current Version

RegionTamil Nadu
IssueHomosexual activity
StatusLegal
Start Datepast
End Datenow
DescriptionUnder the 2018 Indian Supreme Court Ruling. Might be fully decriminalized by Oct 2018.
Sourceshttps://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-07-10/india-s-top-court-starts-hearing-case-on-legalization-of-gay-sex


Revision History (4)

Revision by Ausyk

Old Value New Value (Current)
ValueIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)Legal
NoteCurrently being reviewed with the intention of abolishment by the Supreme Court of India, but remains illegal with up to 10 year imprisonment.Under the 2018 Indian Supreme Court Ruling. Might be fully decriminalized by Oct 2018.

Revision by FCBSIX

Old Value New Value
ValueLegalIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
NoteUnder the supreme court.Currently being reviewed with the intention of abolishment by the Supreme Court of India, but remains illegal with up to 10 year imprisonment.
SourcesNohttps://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-07-10/india-s-top-court-starts-hearing-case-on-legalization-of-gay-sex

Revision by Ausyk

Old Value New Value
ValueIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)Legal
NoteUp to 10 years in prisonUnder the supreme court.

Revision by Ausyk

Old Value (Original) New Value
NoteNoUp to 10 years in prison

Ausyk created this entry.