29 Oct '14, 6pm

Singapore's Highest Court Upholds Sodomy Law

“Whilst we understand the deeply-held personal feelings of the appellants, there is nothing that this court can do to assist them. Their remedy lies, if at all, in the legislative sphere,” the court rules . People with LED lights take part in forming a giant pink dot to promote acceptance of the LGBT community in Singapore on June 30, 2012. Tim Chong / Reuters Singapore's highest court ruled on Wednesday that the country's sodomy law, known as Section 377a, is constitutional, the Straits Times reported . The law has been on the books since the small Southeast Asian nation was a British colony. The ruling came in response to two lawsuits; one brought by the couple Gary Lim and Kenneth Chee, and another by Tan Eng Hong, who was charged under 377a after being arrested while having sex in a public restroom in 2010. A three-judge panel of the Court of Appeal upheld lower court ...

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