Sometimes laws stay on the books even when they’re rarely-if-ever enforced and need to be cleaned out. Canada’s Justice Minister, Jody Wilson-Raybould is behind one of those cleanings — he announced the Criminal Code of Canada will be updated to decriminalize consensual anal sex. That and more in our look at political news around the globe!
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