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October 2011

StarMan jailed over HIV sex AU (TAS) 26 OCT

StarUganda Parliament Votes to Continue Anti-Homosexual Bill UG 26 OCT

StarDeath Shows up Queensland Government Inaction AU (QLD) 24 OCT

StarNigerian prison bill approved NG 10 OCT

StarGovernment moves to wipe gay sex convictions UK 03 OCT

November 2011

StarCameroon jails men over gay sex CM 24 NOV

StarRussia to re-word 'gay propaganda' law RU 23 NOV

StarSt Petersburg passes “gay propaganda” law RU 21 NOV

StarA homophobic bill has been introduced into St. Petersburg Legislative Assembly RU 13 NOV

December 2011

StarWhat's a Hate Crime? In Puerto Rico, They Aren't Sure PR 05 DEC

July 2011

StarItaly Rejects Protection for Gay People IT 27 JUL

StarWorld's newest country will criminalise gays SS 25 JUL

StarMinister orders arrest of all homosexuals GH 19 JUL

StarStatutory Rape Conviction of Twelve Year Old Boy For Having Sex With Male Peer Overturned by Ohio Supreme Court PDF 652.99kb, US (OH) JUL

August 2011

StarExecuted for Being Gay INTNL 31 AUG

StarCourt rules HIV disclosure law can only be used to charge heterosexuals US (FL) 21 AUG

StarCriminal conviction for herpes transmission UK 18 AUG

StarHRC Releases State Toolkit for Hate Crimes Prevention Laws US (DC) 10 AUG

September 2011

StarJudgment reserved on constitutional challenge to gay law SG 28 SEP

StarSingapore Court of Appeal to hear section 377A constitutional challenge application, Sep 27 SG 26 SEP

April 2011

StarSodomy Still Outlawed in 14 States US 20 APR

StarUganda Kill The Gays Bill Returns With 2 Million Signature Petition US 07 APR

StarUgandan Anti-Homosexuality Bill reportedly dropped UG 04 APR

May 2011

StarSupreme Court rules in advance-consent-to-sex case CA 27 MAY

June 2011

StarJudge rules that same-sex spouse can invoke spousal privilege US (MD) 23 JUN

StarCriminalizing Homosexuality Risks World Health, Report Finds CH 21 JUN
WHO Guidelines PDF 744.67kb, 15 JUN 11

StarAppeals court says gay panic is not self defense US (MI) 20 JUN

StarNew law threatens Nepal as gay rights haven NP 10 JUN

January 2011

StarVerdict reached in country's first gay hate crime case HR 27 JAN

StarUgandan gay activist beaten to death after threats UG 27 JAN

StarIranian men to be stoned to death over gay sex IR 18 JAN

StarTeenage Iranian faces execution over withdrawn sodomy 'confession' IR 11 JAN

February 2011

StarNorth Dakota Senate rejects harsher 'hate' assault penalties US (ND) 01 FEB

March 2011

StarAustrian Constitutional Court rejects gay case AT 29 MAR