Aceh Proposes Penalties 100 Lashes For The Homosexual | BANDA ACEH: The homosexuality can be punished 100 lashes in Aceh province, Indonesia if Parliament approves the draft law, which drew criticism because it is considered a violation of human rights law.
The draft-law is sent to AFP on Saturday banned unnatural sex between male partners, and the action of "rubbing the body parts to the stimulus" between a pair of women.
In fact, for the first time, Islamic law is also applicable to non-Muslims among the citizens.
Same law also imposes penalties of 100 strokes of the cane to the perpetrator of adultery between pairs of men and women.
Sharia law before also prohibits consumption of alcohol, gambling, free mixing of men and women who are not married.
Canings in Aceh often conducted using a long thin cane intended to embarrass, not to hurt the perpetrator.
This law allows the payment of a fine in the form of gold or imprisonment as an alternative to whipping.