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    Homosexuality
    ✖ Illegal (death penalty as punishment)
    Gay Marriage
    ✖ Not legal
    Censorship
    ✔ No censorship
    Changing Gender
    Ambiguous
    Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
    Employment Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
    Housing Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
    Adoption
    ✖ Single only
    Military
    ✔ Legal
    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 (death penalty as punishment).

Current status
Illegal (death penalty as punishment)
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  ·  2 accurate votes  ·  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

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
Added by Ausyk  ·  0 accurate votes  ·  Report Error  ·  Log

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

Homosexuals serving openly in military in Maldives

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Homosexuals serving openly in military in Maldives is legal.

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

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