Illegal in the emirate of Dubai Penalty: According to a sheriff's department affidavit, one of the men stated that Skipper was targeted because "he was a faggot. For women, 50 lashes for women of mature sound mind and if consenting. For this reason, Islamic jurists have turned to the collections of the hadith sayings of Muhammad and Sunnah accounts of his life. Moreover, he concurred with Islamic legal scholar Mohamed Fadel  in arguing that this is not about changing Islamic marriage nikahbut about making "sure that all citizens have access to the same kinds of public benefits". Death penalty on third offense for men and on fourth offense for women. Retrieved June 22,
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In Jordanwhere homosexuality is legal, "gay hangouts have been raided or closed on bogus charges, such as serving alcohol illegally. It was three weeks after he was released from jail. Legal in some states sincenationwide since National Advocacy group Muslims for Progressive Values has expressed support for same-sex marriage and in August, Muslims for Marriage Equality was formed to build support for the Yes vote. Retrieved 20 January It was described by the press as the first gay-friendly mosque in Europe. Of these thirteen countries, four are in Africa:
An early law against sexual intercourse between men is recorded in Leviticus by the Hebrew peopleprescribing the death penalty. Some Christian groups advocate conversion therapy and promote ex-gay groups. In Turkey, homosexuality is legal, but "official censure can be fierce". Views Read Edit View history. It was three weeks after he was released from jail.