The United States is one of few industrialized countries to ... Pennsylvania
abolished its fornication and adultery laws in 1973.
Jun 23, 2015 ... Believe it or not, it's illegal to cheat in many states. In fact, some adultery laws call
for jail time and hefty fines for cheating.
Apr 17, 2014 ... Adultery isn't just a crime in the eyes of your spouse. In 21 states, cheating in a
marriage is against the law, punishable by a fine or even jail time. ... "There's a
stigma attached to adultery," Murray tells USA TODAY Network.
Apr 25, 2010 ... Excerpts from state adultery laws: South Carolina: “Any man or woman who shall
be guilty of the crime of adultery or fornication shall be liable ...
Feb 27, 2015 ... South Korea has decriminalised adultery, revoking a law that punished cheating
... America. Adultery remains illegal in 21 states across the US.
Nov 14, 2012 ... Yet in his state of residence, Virginia, as in 22 others, adultery remains a criminal
act, a vestige of the way American law has anchored ...
Aug 21, 2015 ... Prudishness is one of America's founding principles, and while today we might
think we are modern and enlightened, two of the biggest news ...
Nov 15, 2012 ... Like other US state laws related to sex — sodomy, fornication, rape — adultery
laws date to the Old Testament, onetime capital offenses ...
Nov 29, 2011 ... Santorum has said Americans don't have a constitutional right to sexual freedom
and, taking it step further, singled out adultery, polygamy, ...
West's Encyclopedia of American Law | 2005 ... At common law, adultery was
wrongful intercourse between a married woman and any man other than her ...