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Unformatted text preview: Legal reform in the 1980s History of Sodomy Laws 1700- made sodomy legal 1800- sodomy is a crime against natural and will be prosecuted 1900- allowed to kill someone who is in the process or about to commit sodomy 1923- first supreme court case about sodomy 1957- married couples allowed to commit sodomy 1960- one of the leaders of keeping sodomy illegal was caught having sex with teenage boys 1976- 2 consenting men were let go after committing sodomy 2003- supreme court made sodomy legal for everyone in all states...
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- Spring '08