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609.293 SODOMY.
    Subdivision 1. Definition. "Sodomy" means carnally knowing any person by the anus or
by or with the mouth.
    Subd. 2.[Repealed, 1977 c 130 s 10]
    Subd. 3.[Repealed, 1977 c 130 s 10]
    Subd. 4.[Repealed, 1977 c 130 s 10]
    Subd. 5. Consensual acts. Whoever, in cases not coming within the provisions of sections
609.342 or 609.344, voluntarily engages in or submits to an act of sodomy with another may
be sentenced to imprisonment for not more than one year or to payment of a fine of not more
than $3,000, or both.
History: 1967 c 507 s 4; 1977 c 130 s 4; 1984 c 628 art 3 s 11