Thailand, conservative but tolerant, may legalise gay marriage

Thailand, conservative but tolerant, may legalise gay marriage – Reuters, August 21, 2013
…Homosexuality was decriminalised in 1956 but considered a mental illness as recently as 2002. Many Thai Buddhists believe homosexuality is a punishment for sins committed in a past life…

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2 Responses to Thailand, conservative but tolerant, may legalise gay marriage

  1. Wiz says:

    Homosexuality was decriminalised in 1956 – this referred to the change in the criminal code from the Criminal Code of Ror Sor 127 (1908) to the Criminal Code of BE 2499 (1956) which become effective on 1 January 1957

  2. Wiz says:

    More on the growing Yaoi literature in Thai society
    http://www.prachachat.net/news_detail.php?newsid=1376894461

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