TITLE

Georgia's Anti-Sodomy Law Is Overturned

PUB. DATE
December 1998
SOURCE
Jet;12/14/98, Vol. 95 Issue 3, p58
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
States that Georgia's Supreme Court overturned the state's 165-year-old anti-sodemy law by ruling that private consensual sodemy between adults is protected under privacy rights guaranteed by the State Constitution. Reaction from gay rights activists; Number of states in the United States that still have anti-sodemy laws of some kind as of late 1998.
ACCESSION #
1364753

 

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