“I am a gay Trinidadian. Up until three days ago, making that statement could have landed me in prison.
Before Thursday,it was a crime for adults of the same gender to have sex. Our “buggery” law imposed 25 years’ imprisonment. All other intimacy between two women or two men risked five years’ imprisonment under the demeaningly named offence of “serious indecency”.
JASON JONES, SECOND FROM RIGHT, AFTER THE COURT JUDGMENT IN TRINIDAD