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LGBT Rights in Chefchaouen province

The laws displayed for Chefchaouen are the same as Morocco.
    Homosexuality
    ✖ Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
    Gay Marriage
    ✖ Not legal
    Censorship
    ✖ State-enforced
    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
    N/A
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History

Homosexual activity in Chefchaouen

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Homosexual activity in Chefchaouen 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 Chefchaouen

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Same-sex marriage in Chefchaouen is not legal.

Current status
Not legal
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Censorship of LGBT Issues in Chefchaouen

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Censorship of LGBT Issues in Chefchaouen is state-enforced.

Current status
Since 2005
State-enforced
Morocco has several censorship measures in place including LGBT media censorship. Article 3 of the Decree Regulating the Right of Association prohibits associations from engaging in activities that, inter alia, “breach the laws or public morals” or “offend Islam”.
Further amendments were made by Decree No. 2?04?969 (2005), which include prohibitive provisions, such as capacities at start-up.
LGBT organisations are refused to register by the authorities.
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Right to change legal gender in Chefchaouen

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Right to change legal gender in Chefchaouen is illegal.

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

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

Current status
Unknown

LGBT discrimination in Chefchaouen

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LGBT discrimination in Chefchaouen 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 Chefchaouen

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LGBT employment discrimination in Chefchaouen is no protections.

Current status
No protections
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LGBT housing discrimination in Chefchaouen

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LGBT housing discrimination in Chefchaouen is no protections.

Current status
No protections
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Same-sex adoption in Chefchaouen

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Same-sex adoption in Chefchaouen is illegal.

Current status
Illegal
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Serving openly in military in Chefchaouen

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Serving openly in military in Chefchaouen is illegal.

Current status
Illegal
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Blood donations by MSMs in Chefchaouen

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Blood donations by MSMs in Chefchaouen is legal.

Current status
Legal
Unknown.
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Conversion therapy in Chefchaouen

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Conversion therapy in Chefchaouen is ambiguous.

Current status
Ambiguous
Unknown.
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Equal age of consent in Chefchaouen

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Equal age of consent in Chefchaouen is n/a.

Current status
N/A
Homosexuality is illegal.
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