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Oscar Wilde - Leading a Double Life | Biography

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  1. In 1895, Wilde sued a prominent member of society for criminal libel. 00:35

  2. Wilde was unable to be open and forthright about his sexuality and romantic relationships. 01:21

  3. Under a criminal amendment, Wilde was arrested in 1895 for gross indecency. 02:04