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377 Live Tweets

Queer Twitter

Below is the Live Twitter feed section 377 Updates. Use the hastag to view and share updates on the Supreme Court judgement.…

Section 377 – Announcement

Supreme Court of india

July 22, 2016: Akkai Padmashali and other transgender individuals file write petition challenging the constitutionality of Section 377 in light of the Supreme Court NALSA verdict of 2014 [read petition full text and highlights here]

June 29, 2016: Supreme Court


Sec 377 of Indian Penal Code (IPC) criminalizes same-sex behavior. In a huge setback to LGBT rights, The Supreme court of India on Dec 11th declared it is constitutional and can only be changed by the Indian parliament.