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    Homosexuality
    ✖ Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
    Gay Marriage
    ✖ Not legal
    Censorship
    ✔ No censorship
    Changing Gender
    Ambiguous
    Non-binary gender recognition
    Unknown
    Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
    Employment Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
    Housing Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
    Adoption
    ✖ Single only
    Military
    Don't Ask, Don't Tell
    Donating Blood
    ✔ Legal
    Conversion Therapy
    Ambiguous
    Age of Consent
    ✔ Equal
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Homosexual activity in Maldives

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

Current status
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Illegal : Penalty from 100 lashes up to 8 years in Prison ( not enforced towards Travellers or Non Muslims )
Added by robertshippey  ·  0 accurate votes  ·  Report Error  ·  Log

Mar 6, 2017–Sep 9, 2018
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
1 to 9 years in prison and 10 to 30 whipping. Not enforced.
Added by Ausyk  ·  1 accurate vote  ·  Report Error  ·  Log

Same-sex marriage in Maldives

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Same-sex marriage in Maldives is not legal.

Current status
Not legal
Maldives does not recognize same-sex marriage or unions between same-sex couples.
Added by danlev  ·  1 accurate vote  ·  Report Error  ·  Log

Censorship of LGBT Issues in Maldives

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Censorship of LGBT Issues in Maldives is no censorship.

Current status
No censorship
In Maldives, there are no laws restricting the discussion or promotion of LGBTQ+ topics.
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Right to change legal gender in Maldives

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Right to change legal gender in Maldives is ambiguous.

Current status
Ambiguous
No laws in place.
Added by Ausyk  ·  0 accurate votes  ·  Report Error  ·  Log

Legal recognition of non-binary gender in Maldives

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

Current status
Unknown

LGBT discrimination in Maldives

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LGBT discrimination in Maldives is no protections.

Current status
Since Mar 6, 2017
No protections
As well as heavy social attitudes towards lgbt.
Added by Ausyk  ·  1 accurate vote  ·  Report Error  ·  Log

LGBT employment discrimination in Maldives

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LGBT employment discrimination in Maldives is no protections.

Current status
Since Mar 6, 2017
No protections
Added by Ausyk  ·  1 accurate vote  ·  Report Error  ·  Log

LGBT housing discrimination in Maldives

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LGBT housing discrimination in Maldives is no protections.

Current status
Since Mar 6, 2017
No protections
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Same-sex adoption in Maldives

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Same-sex adoption in Maldives is single only.

Current status
Single only
Homosexuality is illegal. No laws outlawing adoption.
Added by Ausyk  ·  2 accurate votes  ·  Report Error  ·  Log

Serving openly in military in Maldives

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Serving openly in military in Maldives is don't ask, don't tell.

Current status
Don't Ask, Don't Tell
Impossible to serve openly but there is no law criminalizing lgbt serving.
Added by Ausyk  ·  0 accurate votes  ·  Report Error  ·  Log

Blood donations by MSMs in Maldives

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Blood donations by MSMs in Maldives is legal.

Current status
Legal
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Conversion therapy in Maldives

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Conversion therapy in Maldives is ambiguous.

Current status
Ambiguous
Unknown.
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Equal age of consent in Maldives

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Equal age of consent in Maldives is equal.

Current status
Equal
Homosexuality is illegal there. Set age of consent. for males and females.
Added by Ausyk  ·  1 accurate vote  ·  Report Error  ·  Log