*Age Of Consent & Legal Sexual Activity for the State of
June 2003 Email
to the Premier of
From: "John Frame" firstname.lastname@example.org
To: "The Premier" ThePremier@premiers.qld.gov.au
Subject: Sodomy Law Reform in
Dear Mr Beattie,
Today the USA Supreme Court
has made a landmark final decision which strikes down similar Sodomy Laws
across the entire
Queensland is the only state in Australia with a Sodomy law - and with the recent "across the board" equalisation of age of consent in New South Wales, that situation seems all the more embarrassing.
Not only has
You are welcome to send a representative to tomorrow's Youth Forum to tell any youth attending that Queensland Labor is prepared to take a proper moral stand on effecting law reform. If that is not possible, then I look forward to hearing from you by mail, email or by phone, as to when the Government is likely to act.
You know that I have been lobbying both yourself and the Attorney-General for the last 3 full years on this matter - all details are stored for public access at www.queerradio.org/AgeOfConsent.htm .
Details of tomorrow's Youth Forum are stored at http://www.queerradio.org/YouthForumAgeOfConsent.htm.
I look forward to hearing from you.
Ph: 3350 1562 / 0409 501 561
more details: www.queerradio.org/JohnFrame.html
"There is no substitute for equality"