Entry #224: LGBT discrimination in South Korea

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RegionSouth Korea
IssueLGBT discrimination
StatusNo protections
Start DateAug 15, 1948
End Datenow
DescriptionDate shown is the founding of the Republic of Korea (South Korea). There are no LGBT anti-discrimination protections in South Korea.
Reports (7)
  • Newer law has been passed "National Human Rights Commission act currently covers sexual orientation and gender idenity"
  • Status is not correct "South Korea has no any protections or anti-discriminations about LGBTQ+people. Please deleted this wrong informations."
  • Date is incorrect "Should be 4 Sep 2018 - present"
  • Status is not correct "Illegal since 4 Sep 2018; the status of this section and the other are backwards in that this should be "15 Aug 1948 - 4 Sep 2018""
  • Status is not correct "http://english.hani.co.kr/arti/english_edition/e_national/896150.html"
  • Status is not correct
  • Other information is incorrect "This is a past policy. Current policy is to allow transgender South Koreans to change identification information without sex re-assignment surgery."

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