Gross Indecency

Queen Victoria / La reine Victoria

Queen Victoria: Any male person who in public or private, commits or is party to the commission of, or procures the commission by any male person of any act of gross indecency (anal sex) with another male person, shall be guilty of a misdemeanor and being convicted thereof, shall be liable, at the discretion of the court, to be imprisoned for any term not exceeding two years with or without hard labour.

Advisor: Your Majesty, the bill does not include similar behaviour between women.

Queen Victoria: Women don’t do such things.


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