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Namibian court overturns and declares unconstitutional a law criminalizing gay sex between men

Posted on AllSides June 21st, 2024
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A law in Namibia criminalizing gay sex between men has been overturned and declared unconstitutional and illegal by a court, in a victory for LGBTQ campaigners in the southern African nation WINDHOEK, Namibia -- A court in Namibia on Friday overturned and declared unconstitutional a colonial-era law criminalizing gay sex between men in a victory for LGBTQ campaigners in the southern African nation. Three judges in the High Court in the capital, Windhoek, said in a joint ruling that the law that banned “sodomy” and "unnatural sexual offenses" between men...

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