This reinforces the challenges to securing paid work in the formal economy among African American men in the San Francisco Bay Area, as it experiences increasing gentrification and outsourcing of its labor. A less known discriminative law was adopted ininserting into the Penal Code article2nd alinea a clause that doubled the penalty for indecent exposure for homosexual activity.
Sexual orientation and gender identity protections see below. Jee-Lyn García, J.
Men described gender as a resource they harnessed in order to perform, replicate, or otherwise demonstrate acceptable forms of hetero sexuality. Archived from the original on 22 November Couples who enter into a PACS contract are afforded most of the legal protections, rights, and responsibilities of marriage.
Still, homosexuality and cross-dressing were widely seen as being immoral, and LGBT people were still subjected to legal harassment under various laws concerning public morality and order.