The ArQuives Digital Exhibitions

The ArQuives's Digital Exhibitions

Explore highlights from The ArQuives’s collections of personal and organizational papers, artifacts, ephemera and more!

Police and Prosecution

After the Criminal Law Amendment Act fully passed in 1969, homosexual acts between consenting individuals over the age of 21 were decriminalized in Canada. Preceding this act, queers faced fines and prison terms for any acts of sexual expression.

 

Police and Prosecution