The penal code makes same-sex acts on Grenada proper illegal with a punishment up to 10 years in prison, it also does not address discrimination or harassment on the account of sexual orientation or gender identitynor does it recognize same sex unions in any form, whether it be marriage or partnerships. Household headed by same-sex couples are also not eligible for any of the same rights given to opposite-sex married couples. Male-on-male homosexuality is illegal in Grenada proper.
The objective of this study was to determine the association between high-risk sexual behavior in relation to HIV transmission and prevalence among different groups of people in Grenada. A cross-sectional study was conducted over a 2-month period in Grenada, West Indies, to measure the responsive nature of different populations to an inquiry about HIV and sexual behavior. Survey responses were recorded via SurveyMonkey ending on April 11,
Who is an SO? The Significant Others Organization SOO is for individuals who have moved to Grenada to support their significant other and would benefit from assistance adjusting to island life. The SOO recognizes spouses, partners, boyfriends, girlfriends, children, parents, and siblings of a St.
This report focuses on the experiences of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender LGBT people in small island states of the Eastern Caribbean. It demonstrates, through individual testimony, how existing discriminatory legislation negatively impacts LGBT populations, making them ready victims of discrimination, violence, and abuse. Kitts and Nevis, St. Lucia, and St.
Police have arrested a man for having sex with another male on the eastern Caribbean island of Grenada, where a law against homosexual acts remains on the books but is rarely enforced. A year-old man was charged with having sex with an unidentified year-old boy, said Christopher NelsonGrenada's director of public prosecution, last week. The age of sexual consent in Grenada is 16, but while the sex in question was consensual, local law prohibits sodomy under the charge of "unnatural connection.
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GEORGE'S, Grenada— Police have arrested a man for having sex with another male on the eastern Caribbean island of Grenada, where a law against homosexual acts remains on the books but is rarely enforced. A year-old man was charged with having sex with an unidentified year-old man, Grenada's director of public prosecution, Christopher Nelson, said Wednesday. The age of sexual consent in Grenada is 16 but while the sex in question was consensual, local law prohibits sodomy under the charge of "unnatural connection.
Andre Russell during his anti-doping hearing at the Jamaica Conference Centre in downtown, Kingston, yesterday. Chris Brown third from left and Michael Bascombe fourth from left tour the Grenada Athletics Stadium with stadium and other officials. Events Photos Videos Cricket Opinions.
In a commentary piece for local newspapers, Joseph writes that acceptance of gays is becoming a modern-day trend. He says bigger, wealthier nations could impose sanctions and withhold aid as a consequence of maintaining local anti-sodomy laws. He sent a copy of his piece to The Associated Press on Tuesday. A television personality with a huge following, a best-selling book and his finger on the pulse of voters fearful of change—where have we heard that before?