Punishments for male to male relationships: Imprisonment of less than 10 years
Female to Female Relationships: Not Legal
Marriage and Substitutes for Marriage: No law
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Have you been denied medical treatment in BOTSWANA because of your sexual orientation?
Yes, the doctor told me I couldn’t be treated because of my sexual orientation
Yes, but without explanation
08/05/2011 | Charge de Communication Pan Africa ILGA
Following the first court appearance on Friday, 15 April, 2011 at the Lobatse High Court, the controversial case of activist, Caine Youngman, of the lesbian, gays, bisexuals of Botswana (LeGaBiBo) who is suing the Government of Botswana over the penal code clause which criminalises homosexuality, is set to be heard again on 13 May 2011, this after LeGaBiBo’s lawyers asked for extension so that they can finalise their paper work. >>>