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From the International Lesbian and Gay Association

Homosexual acts, in private and between consenting adults, are not illegal. Laws referring to "public morality" are often used against gays and lesbians. (PB)

The absence of any overtly discriminatory provisions in the Penal Code is confirmed by the response of the National Council of Human Rights of the Justice Ministry of Peru to the Swedish Foreign Office/RFSL survey - Jan 1998


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