South Carolina

Sodomy: Applicability to:
Both sexes or beast

Sodomy: Penalty
16-15-120 Buggery or sodomy: felony; 5 years or fine not less than $500 or both

Exposing Another to/ Compelled Testing for AIDS/HIV Virus
44-29-145 Knowingly exposing others to AIDS virus: felony; not more than 10 years or fined not more than $5,000;
16-3-740 Court shall order HIV testing of offender if victim requests and there is probable cause that the offender committed the offense and that bodily fluids were transmitted

Other Crimes Relating to Consensual Sex Acts
16-15-90 Lewdness: misdemeanor
16-15-130 Indecent exposure: misdemeanor
16-15-365 Exposure of private parts: misdemeanor


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