edit]. This map shows U.S. adultery laws in 1996. This map is part of a map
series created for http://middlingamerica.blogspot.com.
The punishment of adultery ranges from a $10 fine to an apparent life
imprisonment. Even though adultery is illegal in 23 states, it is rarely ever
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 ...
Mar 2, 2015 ... In the United States, for example, adultery laws enacted in the 1700s and 1800s
were often prejudiced against women. The laws “were ...
Feb 27, 2015 ... Several Muslim countries and almost half of all US states still consider adultery a
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 14, 2012 ... Like other state laws related to sex — sodomy, fornication, rape — adultery laws
extend back to the Old Testament, onetime capital offenses ...
Criminal Laws. Several state legislatures statutorily prohibit adultery as a crime.
Under some statutes, both parties to an adulterous relationship are guilty of a ...
Nov 29, 2011 ... Although it focused on gay sex, that case explored some of the same ideas
behind adultery laws—the freedom of the state to prosecute ...