Are These Outdated LGBT Laws From Today or 100 Years Ago?

Some of these laws may sound archaic, but they are anything but!

Sarah Park
Created By Sarah Park
On Jul 6, 2016
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"The right to engage in not a fundamental right."

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It is illegal to decline to provide a child care service or carry out an activity that conflicts with the religious beliefs of the provider.

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Alabama's law bans the sale -- but not the possession -- of sex toys, except for "a bona fide medical, scientific, educational, legislative, judicial, or law enforcement purpose."

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"unnatural carnal copulation by a human being with another of the same sex" in their definition of 'crimes against nature', punishable by a fine of up to $2,000 or a prison sentence of up to five years, with or without hard labor"

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There cannot be an ordinance, resolution, rule, or policy that prohibits discrimination on a basis not contained in state law.

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Oral sex and sodomy are "crimes against nature."

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No [school] district shall include in its course of study instruction which:
1. Promotes a homosexual life-style.
2. Portrays homosexuality as a positive alternative life-style.
3. Suggests that some methods of sex are safe methods of homosexual sex.

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Illegal for transgenders to enter sex-segregated facilities in accordance with their lived gender and would also compel businesses to discriminate against their own employees and customers, and invalidate non-discrimination policies that already exist on the local level.

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If a man also lie with mankind, as he lieth with a woman, both of them have committed an abomination: they shall surely be put to death.

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This bill allows a person whose exercise of religion is substantially burdened by state action to bring or assert a claim or defense in any judicial or administrative proceeding to protect the person’s exercise of religion from the burden and to seek redress for any harm or injuries to the person.

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