Landmark ruling decriminalizes homosexual acts in India

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Now where there's been a groundbreaking ruling for gay rights. Yeah. India's Supreme Court has struck down. One of the world's oldest laws criminalizing consensual gay sex. This law dates back to eighteen sixty one and outlawed any sex that goes quote against the order of nature. The law though, has mostly been used by police criminals or blackmailers of by police to nail or to harass men for having same sex intercourse. The chief Justice of India's Supreme Court called the law, quote, irrational, indefensible, and manifestly

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