The High Court has ruled it unconstitutional to impede on the rights of homosexual men and anal sex.
However, a final ruling will be handed down in three months so as to preserve the need for consent.
Members and friends of the LGBTQIA Community gathered outside of the Hall of Justice for the ruling celebrated as they learnt of the ruling, which came on the basis of a challenge brought by Jason Jones against the state.
The court matter was brought to repeal sections 13 and 16 of the Sexual Offenses Act.
We will have further information as we get it.