Chat with us in Facebook Messenger. We hope you will join us in solidarity. Capital punishment LGBT rights. Joshua Wong: Real News. Australian states and territories inherited British laws relating to homosexuality, and laws passed in nineteenth century colonial parliaments retained the provisions which made homosexual activity a capital crime. The Advocate.
Colonial America had the laws of the United Kingdom, and the revolutionary states took many of those laws as the basis of their own, in some cases verbatim.
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