Entry #721: Homosexual activity in Sudan

Current Version

RegionSudan
IssueHomosexual activity
StatusIllegal (up to life in prison as punishment)
Start DateJul 2020
End Datenow
Description5 years in prison for the first offense. Third time offenders are punishable by life in prison.
Sourceshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-sudan-lgbt-rights-trfn-idUSKCN24H30J


Revision History (8)

Revision by Jackninja5

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Revision by Jackninja5

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Start Date0000-00-002020-07-01
Start Date Unknownday

Revision by LGBT_southeastasian

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Start Date0000-01-010000-00-00

Revision by LGBT_southeastasian

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ValueIllegal (death penalty as punishment)Illegal (up to life in prison as punishment)

Revision by LGBT_southeastasian

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Note5 years in prison for the first offense. Third time offenders are punishable by death.5 years in prison for the first offense. Third time offenders are punishable by life in prison.
Sourceshttp://www.jstor.org/stable/3381514 https://www.usatoday.com/story/money/2019/06/14/countries-where-being-gay-is-legally-punishable-by-death/39574685/https://www.reuters.com/article/us-sudan-lgbt-rights-trfn-idUSKCN24H30J

Revision by Hearts4Al

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ValueIllegal (up to life in prison as punishment)Illegal (death penalty as punishment)
Start Date2020-07-160000-01-01
Note5 years in prison for the first offender(article 148). Third offenders is punishable by life imprisonment5 years in prison for the first offense. Third time offenders are punishable by death.
Sourceshttp://www.jstor.org/stable/3381514http://www.jstor.org/stable/3381514 https://www.usatoday.com/story/money/2019/06/14/countries-where-being-gay-is-legally-punishable-by-death/39574685/

Revision by LGBT_southeastasian

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Start Date1991-02-012020-07-16
Reports (1)
  • Date is incorrect "The source says 1991, not 2020."

Revision by Muhammadaji2022

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Note100 lashes and up to 5 years in prison (article 148). Third offenders is punishable by life imprisonment5 years in prison for the first offender(article 148). Third offenders is punishable by life imprisonment
Reports (1)
  • Status is not correct "Repeat offenders get executed"

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