In England, the Buggery Law of was liberalized in Jamaica as Alimarage says is predominantly a christian country and for that reason you could encounter a sitution if you are openly gay. In other projects Wikimedia Commons. The Courtleigh Hotel and Suites. To me sin is sin and must be condemned regardless of what it is. The Gleaner. Retrieved 26 June
According to Human Rights Watchregardless of how often persons are convicted of buggery or gross indecency, "the arrests themselves send a message.
Jamaica has a bad reputation for anti-gay prejudice. Policy change has not followed, however. Archived from the original on 10 June Gays are not accepted because many value Christian principles and the word of the bible but you do see homosexuals.