Retrieved from " https: Beginning on Wednesday, extramarital sex, anal sex, and abortion are to be punished by death by stoning. In comparison to its neighbors, Brunei has grown conservative in recent years, including banning the sale of alcohol. Alcohol is already banned in Brunei, as are showy Christmas celebrations, and there are fines and jail sentences for having children out of wedlock and failing to pray on a Friday. Archived copy as title Use dmy dates from January Use British English from August Articles containing potentially dated statements from All articles containing potentially dated statements Articles needing additional references from April All articles needing additional references Articles containing potentially dated statements from May Stoning for Gay Sex and Amputation for Theft. Members of the LGBTI community reported the government monitored their activities and communications.
The laws, based on Brunei's interpretation of Islamic laws introduced stoning to death for sodomy, rape and adultery, amputation of hands and feet for thieves, and public flogging for abortion.
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