Archived from the original on 2 August Retrieved 7 July The possibility exists that there are further statutory provisions of this nature. Both are relevant for issues to be dealt with later. Archived from the original on 25 January Focus EU top lawyer says Romania must accept gay partners
It is the tainting of desire, it is the attribution of perversity and shame to spontaneous bodily affection, it is the prohibition of the expression of love, it is the denial of full moral citizenship in society because you are what you are, that impinges on the dignity and self-worth of a group.
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In respect of all other cases of sodomy, the order should be limited to one which takes effect from the date of this judgment. Archived from the original on 25 January Retrieved 4 August The offence which lies at the heart of the discrimination in this case constitutes at the same time and independently a breach of the rights of privacy and dignity which, without doubt, strengthens the conclusion that the discrimination is unfair. A heterosexual norm was established, gays were labelled deviant from the norm and difference was located in them.
Retrieved 2 February A lesbian and a heterosexual couple do exactly the same. Retrieved 15 August The need for retaining some control, even over consensual acts of sodomy committed in private, was recognised in Dudgeon v United Kingdom. Punk rock musician Team DreschThe Butchies.