It should also be noted that in some of these countries these are very old laws and some are enforced more strictly than others. In most of these places there is still a robust gay community fighting for equality, so this isn't a plea to stop visiting these places! This list is just documenting where homosexual acts are technically illegal. Go to Human Rights Watch to read more about the specifics! Punishment for being gay: Up to 10 years in prison, though, as you may know, a new law goes in effect soon that will make the punishment death by stoning.
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Father Factor in Education — Fatherless children are twice as likely to drop out of school. Father Factor in Incarceration — Even after controlling for income, youths in father-absent households still had significantly higher odds of incarceration than those in mother-father families. Youths who never had a father in the household experienced the highest odds. Approximately forty-six percent of jail inmates in had a previously incarcerated family member.