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This would have been only the second such law in the nation. This code made no mention either of sodomy or common-law crimes, thus legalizing sodomy in the territory.
Despite the legality of sodomy in Utah at this time, it apparently met with punishment in certain cases. Pratt, gave a sermon recommending "blood atonement" for sodomy.
(3) "Public place" means any place to which the public or any substantial group of the public has access.
(4) "Sexual activity" means acts of masturbation, sexual intercourse, or any sexual act involving the genitals of one person and the mouth or anus of another person, regardless of the sex of either participant.
Title 76 - Criminal Code, Chapter 10 - Offenses Against Public Health, Safety, Welfare and Morals, Part 13 - Prostitution . For the purposes of this part: (1) "House of prostitution" means a place where prostitution or promotion of prostitution is regularly carried on by one or more persons under the control, management, or supervision of another.
(2) "Inmate" means a person who engages in prostitution in or through the agency of a house of prostitution.
A person who commits sexual battery upon a person 12 years of age or older, without that person’s consent, and in the process thereof uses or threatens to use a deadly weapon or uses actual physical force likely to cause serious personal injury commits a life felony, punishable as provided in s.
(2) Patronizing a prostitute is a class B misdemeanor, except as provided in Section .
(as last amended by Chapter 179, Laws of Utah 1993) . (1) A person is guilty of aiding prostitution if he: (a) solicits a person to patronize a prostitute; (b) procures or attempts to procure a prostitute for a patron; (c) leases or otherwise permits a place controlled by the actor, alone or in association with another, to be used for prostitution or the promotion of prostitution; or (d) solicits, receives, or agrees to receive any benefit for doing any of the acts prohibited by this subsection. However, a person who is convicted a second time, and on all subsequent convictions, under this section or under a local ordinance adopted in compliance with Section is guilty of a class A misdemeanor.
This law, though probably not valid since Utah was a territory and not a state, nevertheless evidently permitted prosecution for fellatio.
The "any sexual intercourse" term seemed broad enough to permit it.
The dean of the college shall appoint one or more faculty members from the college to serve as chair for purposes of these procedures. If the student's home college is unknown or undecided, the person pursuing the complaint should report the academic misconduct to the senior vice president for academic affairs, or the senior vice president for health sciences.