Dating unmarried in ghana

In late July 2012, 36 men were arrested during a police raid in Beirut and forced to undergo intrusive examinations in order to "prove" whether they had engaged in anal sex, which can result into a year of jail time.That said, the Lebanese Psychiatric Society's declaration this July that homosexuality was not an illness was met with optimism.

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Men convicted of sodomy — defined under the Islamic Penal Code of 1991 as "sexual intercourse with a male" — face death, the method of which is determined by a Shariah (Islamic law) judge.According to Section 377 in Bangladesh's penal code: “Whoever voluntary has carnal intercourse against the order of nature with man, woman, or animal, shall be punished with imprisonment for life, or imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to 10 years, and shall also be liable to fine." According to Barbados' Sexual Offenses Act of 1992, "Any person who commits buggery is guilty of an offense and is liable on conviction on indictment to imprisonment for life.” The lesser, related charge "serious indecency" can result in up to 10 years in prison."Whoever voluntarily has carnal intercourse against the order of nature with any man, woman, or animal, shall be punished with imprisonment for a term which may extend to 10 years, and shall also be liable to fine," according to Chapter 22 of Brunei's penal code, last revised in 2001.The penalty for the seldom-enforced anti-sodomy law, called an "unnatural connexion" [sic], is 10 years in prison.In Guyana, same-sex activity between women is legal, but for men: “Any male person, who in public or private, commits, or is a party to the commission, or procures or attempts to procure the commission, by any male person, of an act of gross indecency with any other male person shall be guilty of misdemeanor and liable to imprisonment for two years.” Also, "Everyone who commits buggery, either with a human being or with any other living creature, shall be guilty of felony and liable to imprisonment for life." Jamaican law terms "buggery" an "abominable" crime punishable by up to 10 years in prison.

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