Crime Against Nature Definition and Legal Meaning

On this page, you'll find the legal definition and meaning of Crime Against Nature, written in plain English, along with examples of how it is used.

What is Crime Against Nature?

It is a legal term used to define sexual behaviour that is not natural and is considered punishable by law.Sexual acts that are included in this are sodomy-anal sexual intercourse,bestiality (sex with an animal),fellatio,cunnilingus,buggery,pederasty.In some states anal intercourse between adults with mutual consent is not considered crime.