The "Spanner" case,

officially "R v Brown", is a court case originating in the UK which was heard a few years ago in the European Court of Human Rights. It was basically about to what degree people have the right to do what they like with their bodies in the pursuit of sexual fulfilment.

More information: "Spanner begins in Europe" article, written for Outright, November 1996

The Spanner campaign has its own home page.


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