• Homosexuality
    ✖ Illegal (death penalty as punishment)
  • Marriage
    ✖ Not legal
  • Changing Gender
    ✖ Illegal
  • Adoption
    ✖ Illegal
  • Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
  • Employment Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
  • Housing Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
  • Military
    ✔ Legal
  • Age of Consent
    N/A
  • Donating Blood
    ✔ Legal
  • Conversion Therapy
    Ambiguous

History

Homosexual activity in Saudi Arabia

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Current status
(since Sep 23, 1932)
Illegal (death penalty as punishment)
Not legal. Second offense warrants execution whereas a prison sentences, lashing or execution may be used as punishment for first time offenders.
Added by theFahad  ·  25 accurate votes  ·  Report Error  ·  Log
Sep 23, 1932–Sep 18, 2018
Illegal (death penalty as punishment)
Several months to life in prison, fines, deportation. second conviction is death.
Added by Ausyk  ·  4 accurate votes  ·  Report Error  ·  Log

Same-sex marriage in Saudi Arabia

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Sep 23, 1932–Jul 13, 2018
Unrecognized
no laws criminalizing in constitution or laws.
Sources:
Pink News
Added by Ausyk  ·  1 accurate vote  ·  Report Error  ·  Log
Current status
(since Sep 23, 1932)
Not legal
Not legal
Added by theFahad  ·  23 accurate votes  ·  Report Error  ·  Log

Right to change legal gender in Saudi Arabia

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Current status
Illegal
Changing gender is illegal in Saudi Arabia. However transgender people are allowed into mecca.
Added by Ausyk  ·  13 accurate votes  ·  Report Error  ·  Log

Same-sex adoption in Saudi Arabia

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Current status
(since Sep 23, 1932)
Illegal
Not legal
Added by theFahad  ·  10 accurate votes  ·  Report Error  ·  Log

LGBT discrimination in Saudi Arabia

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Sep 23, 1932–Jul 13, 2018
No protections
Discrimination is encouraged.
Sources:
No
Added by Ausyk  ·  0 accurate votes  ·  Report Error  ·  Log
Current status
(since Sep 23, 1932)
No protections
There are no protection from discrimination to LGBT people
Added by vviet93  ·  13 accurate votes  ·  Report Error  ·  Log

LGBT employment discrimination in Saudi Arabia

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Current status
(since Sep 23, 1932)
No protections
No protections
Added by vviet93  ·  11 accurate votes  ·  Report Error  ·  Log

LGBT housing discrimination in Saudi Arabia

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Current status
(since Sep 23, 1932)
No protections
No protections
Added by vviet93  ·  8 accurate votes  ·  Report Error  ·  Log

Homosexuals serving openly in military in Saudi Arabia

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Current status
Legal
No laws restricting service. However Homosexuality has the death penalty.
Added by Ausyk  ·  5 accurate votes  ·  Report Error  ·  Log

Equal age of consent in Saudi Arabia

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Current status
(since Sep 23, 1932)
N/A
Extramarital sexual relations and homosexuality is illegal in Saudi Arabia
Added by vviet93  ·  8 accurate votes  ·  Report Error  ·  Log

Blood donations by MSMs in Saudi Arabia

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Current status
Legal
Only deferral is for tourists.
Added by Ausyk  ·  4 accurate votes  ·  Report Error  ·  Log

Conversion therapy in Saudi Arabia

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Current status
Ambiguous
Unknown.
Sources:
No
Added by Ausyk  ·  5 accurate votes  ·  Report Error  ·  Log



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