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In July 1975 Labour MP Gerald Wall proposed imprisonment for anyone who communicated with a person under 20 about homosexuality (homosexual activity was illegal until mid-1986). Wall was confronted on the steps of parliament by angry protestors.

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In: Parliamentary Proceedings

Crimes Amendment Bill - first reading (24 July 1974)
I move, That leave be given to introduce the Crimes Amendment Bill. This Bill provides for making homosexual acts committed in private between consenting...
Published: July 1974

In: Parliamentary proceedings: homosexual law reform

Introduction (8 March 1985)
Audio from the introduction and first reading of the Homosexual Law Reform Bill in Parliament, 8 March 1985. A more detailed log of...
Published: March 1985

In: Homosexual Law Reform

Linda Evans
Linda talks about being part of various groups that rallied in support of homosexual law reform...
Published: August 2015