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    Homosexuality
    ✖ Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
    Gay Marriage
    ✖ Not legal
    Censorship
    ✔ No censorship
    Changing Gender
    Unknown
    Non-binary gender recognition
    Unknown
    Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
    Employment Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
    Housing Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
    Adoption
    ✖ Single only
    Military
    ✖ Illegal
    Donating Blood
    ✔ Legal
    Conversion Therapy
    Ambiguous
    Age of Consent
    ✔ Equal
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History

Homosexual activity in Libya

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Homosexual activity in Libya is illegal (imprisonment as punishment).

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.
Added by vviet93  ·  1 accurate vote  ·  Report Error  ·  Log

Nov 18, 1953–Sep 19, 2018
Male illegal, female legal
up to 4 years in prison. Not enforced.
Added by Ausyk  ·  1 accurate vote  ·  Report Error  ·  Log

Same-sex marriage in Libya

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Same-sex marriage in Libya is not legal.

Current status
Since Nov 18, 1953
Not legal
Homosexuality is not legal in Libya.
Added by danlev  ·  1 accurate vote  ·  Report Error  ·  Log

Nov 18, 1953–Sep 19, 2018
Unrecognized
Homosexuality is currently illegal.
Added by Ausyk  ·  1 accurate vote  ·  Report Error  ·  Log

Censorship of LGBT Issues in Libya

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Censorship of LGBT Issues in Libya is no censorship.

Current status
No censorship
In Libya, there are no laws restricting the discussion or promotion of LGBTQ+ topics.
Added by equaldex  ·  0 accurate votes  ·  Report Error  ·  Log

Right to change legal gender in Libya

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Right to change legal gender in Libya is unknown.

Current status
Unknown

Legal recognition of non-binary gender in Libya

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Legal recognition of non-binary gender in Libya is unknown.

Current status
Unknown

LGBT discrimination in Libya

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LGBT discrimination in Libya is no protections.

Current status
Since Oct 7, 1951
No protections
Added by vviet93  ·  1 accurate vote  ·  Report Error  ·  Log

LGBT employment discrimination in Libya

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LGBT employment discrimination in Libya is no protections.

Current status
Since Oct 7, 1951
No protections
Widespread discrimination all of Libya. According to the 2018 world report.
Added by Ausyk  ·  0 accurate votes  ·  Report Error  ·  Log

LGBT housing discrimination in Libya

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LGBT housing discrimination in Libya is no protections.

Current status
Since Oct 7, 1951
No protections
Homosexuality is illegal there.
Added by Ausyk  ·  0 accurate votes  ·  Report Error  ·  Log

Same-sex adoption in Libya

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Same-sex adoption in Libya is single only.

Current status
Since Dec 29, 2017
Single only
Homosexuality is still illegal there. No laws in place for same sex couples.
Added by Ausyk  ·  1 accurate vote  ·  Report Error  ·  Log

Homosexuals serving openly in military in Libya

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Homosexuals serving openly in military in Libya is illegal.

Current status
Since Nov 18, 1953
Illegal
As homosexuality is illegal in Libya, so is serving openly in the army.
Added by vviet93  ·  1 accurate vote  ·  Report Error  ·  Log

Nov 18, 1953–Sep 1, 2018
Legal
No laws criminalizing lgbt serving.
Added by Ausyk  ·  1 accurate vote  ·  Report Error  ·  Log

Blood donations by MSMs in Libya

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Blood donations by MSMs in Libya is legal.

Current status
Legal
Added by Ausyk  ·  0 accurate votes  ·  Report Error  ·  Log

Conversion therapy in Libya

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Conversion therapy in Libya is ambiguous.

Current status
Ambiguous
Unknown.
Added by Ausyk  ·  0 accurate votes  ·  Report Error  ·  Log

Equal age of consent in Libya

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Equal age of consent in Libya is equal.

Current status
Equal
Set age of consent.
Added by Ausyk  ·  1 accurate vote  ·  Report Error  ·  Log