[JURIST] The Supreme Court of India [official website]on Wednesday reinstated [judgment] an 1861 law prohibiting sex between consenting adults of the same sex, overturning a lower court decision. The law, Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code, was passed during the British colonial era and calls for a 10-year sentence for "carnal intercourse against the order of nature with man, woman or animal." The High Court of Delhi [official website] found the law unconstitutional in 2009, but the Supreme Court.......]
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