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Blatant not latent

29 July 2017

9:00 AM

29 July 2017

9:00 AM

It’s exactly 50 years since the Sexual Offences Act, which partially decriminalised male homosexuality, received the Royal Assent on 27 July 1967 after an impassioned late-night debate in the Commons. I wish I could say — death of Kennedy-like — that I remember where I was. But I don’t.

I had only one concern that summer.

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