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Texas Penal Code - Section 21.06. Homosexual Conduct

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§ 21.06. HOMOSEXUAL CONDUCT. [This section was declared unconstitutional by Lawrence v. Texas, 123 S.Ct. 2472.] (a) A person commits an offense if he engages in deviate sexual intercourse with another individual of the same sex. (b) An offense under this section is a Class C misdemeanor. Acts 1973, 63rd Leg., p. 883, ch. 399, § 1, eff. Jan. 1, 1974. Amended by Acts 1993, 73rd Leg., ch. 900, § 1.01, eff. Sept. 1, 1994.

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