• Homosexuality
    ✖ Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
  • Marriage
    ✖ Not legal
  • Changing Gender
    Ambiguous
  • Adoption
    ✖ Single only
  • Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
  • Employment Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
  • Housing Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
  • Military
    ✖ Illegal
  • Donating Blood
    ✔ Legal
  • Age of Consent
    ✔ Equal
  • Conversion Therapy
    ✖ Not banned

History

Homosexual activity in Libya

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Nov 18, 1953–Jul 19, 2018
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
up to 4 years in prison. Not enforced.
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Current status
(since Nov 18, 1953)
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Article 410 of the penal code states that Indecent same sex intercourse is punishable from 1 to 4 years.
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Same-sex marriage in Libya

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Current status
(since Nov 18, 1953)
Not legal
Homosexuality is not legal in Libya.
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Nov 18, 1953–Jul 19, 2018
Unrecognized
Homosexuality is currently illegal.
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Right to change legal gender in Libya

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Current status
Ambiguous
Not preformed in the country but it is preformed in neighboring countries.
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Same-sex adoption in Libya

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Current status
(since Dec 29, 2017)
Single only
Homosexuality is still illegal there. No laws in place for same sex couples.
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LGBT discrimination in Libya

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Oct 7, 1951–Jul 9, 2018
No protections
None exist in the criminal code.
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Current status
(since Oct 7, 1951)
No protections
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LGBT employment discrimination in Libya

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Current status
(since Oct 7, 1951)
No protections
Widespread discrimination all of Libya. According to the 2018 world report.
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LGBT housing discrimination in Libya

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Current status
(since Oct 7, 1951)
No protections
Homosexuality is illegal there.
Sources:
No
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Homosexuals serving openly in military in Libya

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Nov 18, 1953–Jul 20, 2018
Illegal
Homosexuality is illegal.
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Current status
(since Nov 18, 1953)
Illegal
As homosexuality is illegal in Libya, so is serving openly in the army.
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Blood donations by MSMs in Libya

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Current status
Legal
No
Sources:
No
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Equal age of consent in Libya

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Current status
Equal
Set age of consent. but Homosexuality is still illegal
Sources:
No
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Conversion therapy in Libya

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Current status
Not banned
No
Sources:
No
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