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

Public Opinion

Acceptance of Homosexuals as Neighbors

Ranked #12 out of 33 countries surveyed. (Source: Afrobarometer, 2014–2016)

Question: "For each of the following types of people, please tell me whether you would like having people from this group as neighbours, dislike it, or not care: Homosexuals?"

(81.67%) Not tolerate
Tolerate (16.33%)

Acceptance of Homosexuals as Neighbors

Ranked #13 out of 34 countries surveyed. (Source: Afrobarometer, 2016–2018)

Question: "For each of the following types of people, please tell me whether you would like having people from this group as neighbours, dislike it, or not care: Homosexuals?"

(77.5%) Not tolerate
Tolerate (15%)

History

Homosexual activity in Morocco

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

Current status
Since Nov 26, 1962
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Article 489 of the Penal Code punishes same sex behaviour by imprisonment of between 6 months and 3 years, and a fine of 200 to 1000 dirhams.
Sources:
web.archive.org/web/2009030…//www.ilga.org/statehomophobia/ILGA_State_Sponsored_Homophobia_2008.pdf
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Nov 26, 1962–Sep 7, 2018
Male illegal, female legal
six months to 3 years in prison and fine. in the country if lesbians engage in sex it is widely accepted. Not enforced.
Sources:
web.archive.org/web/2009030…//www.ilga.org/statehomophobia/ILGA_State_Sponsored_Homophobia_2008.pdf


hrw.org/video-photos/intera…


hrw.org/news/2018/06/12/fif…
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Same-sex marriage in Morocco

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Same-sex marriage in Morocco is not legal.

Current status
Not legal
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Censorship of LGBT Issues in Morocco

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Censorship of LGBT Issues in Morocco is no censorship.

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

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Right to change legal gender in Morocco is illegal.

Current status
Illegal
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Legal recognition of non-binary gender in Morocco

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

Current status
Unknown

LGBT discrimination in Morocco

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LGBT discrimination in Morocco is no protections.

Current status
No protections
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Jan 1, 2010–Aug 5, 2018
No protections
Morocco just launched a gay magazine in 2010. The first gay Moroccan came out.
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LGBT employment discrimination in Morocco

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LGBT employment discrimination in Morocco is no protections.

Current status
No protections
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LGBT housing discrimination in Morocco

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LGBT housing discrimination in Morocco is no protections.

Current status
No protections
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Same-sex adoption in Morocco

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Same-sex adoption in Morocco is illegal.

Current status
Illegal
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Serving openly in military in Morocco

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Serving openly in military in Morocco is illegal.

Current status
Illegal
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Blood donations by MSMs in Morocco

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Blood donations by MSMs in Morocco is legal.

Current status
Legal
Unknown.
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Conversion therapy in Morocco

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Conversion therapy in Morocco is ambiguous.

Current status
Ambiguous
Unknown.
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Equal age of consent in Morocco

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Equal age of consent in Morocco is unequal.

Current status
Unequal
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