History of Adultery and Fornication Criminal Laws
University of Louisville Louis D. Brandeis School of Law
March 31, 2013
University of Louisville School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2013-09
This is a portion of a paper I am working on about the history of fornication and adultery criminal laws. This portion of the paper examines evidentiary issues in fornication and adultery prosecutions, how those issues were overcome by the courts, and the historical rationales for criminalizing adultery and fornication.
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Date posted: April 5, 2013 ; Last revised: June 4, 2013