X was a 26 year old homosexualist. He engaged in sodomite relations with two males both aged 18. He was sentenced to two and a half years incarceration for homosexual relations udner the lawful aged qwhich was 21.
X took his case to the E Court of HR. he said he was mistreated since the age of consent was discriminatory
One of the men he bummed said he had a loving relationshop with this man
The court upheld the right of the UK to keep the age of consent at 21 for gays. It pointed to a German study saing that gays have a well known proclivity for targetting teenagers