The crowd at a Pink Dot event in Singapore. File photo: EPA-EFE

Singapore gay sex ban: doctor files legal challenge against ‘archaic law’

  • The law – known as ‘Section 377A’ of the penal code – was inherited from the British colonial era but is rarely enforced in Singapore
  • Campaigners have renewed efforts to do away with it since India last year decriminalised gay sex by overturning a statute from its own period under British rule
Topic |   Singapore

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The crowd at a Pink Dot event in Singapore. File photo: EPA-EFE
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