Justice Rampersad rules buggery laws are unconstitutional and discriminatory

It's being called a landmark victory in the fight for equal rights.

Justice Devendra Rampersad declared in a 10-page ruling that the country's buggery laws are unconstitutional and discriminatory to members of the LGBTQI community.

The ruling will be contested, that did not stop the outpouring of emotion on the steps of the high court for those who came out to share in the victory.

Reporter Urvashi Tiwari Roopnarine has more.

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