Adultery Made Illegal for 275 Million People

American states that still view adultery as a crime do not seem likely to change their laws anytime soon. Speaking in 2018, Deborah Rhode, a professor of law at Stanford University, California, said: “The criminal statutes remain in force for largely symbolic reasons, and there isn’t enough enforcement risk for anyone to incur the political costs of repealing them.”

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December 6, 2022
By Deborah L. Rhode Center On The Legal Profession
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