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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24/09/2010 | Charge de Communication Pan Africa ILGA
A report published by Amnesty International titled “Senegal Land of Impunity” and presented to the media on the 15 September 2010 in Dakar, Senegal, has denounced the use of torture to extract “confessions” and convict alleged homosexuals.The report further condemns the impunity enjoyed by the perpetrators of other serious human rights violations. In the report Amnesty International reflects on the case of nine men, most of them, members of AIDES Senegal, an organization that provides HIV/AIDS prevention services to men who have sex with other men (MSM) whose accusations of homosexuality and the trial were widely talked about in January 2009 in Dakar. >>>