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LGBT Rights in El Hajeb province

The laws displayed for El Hajeb are the same as Morocco.
    Homosexuality
    ✖ Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
    Gay Marriage
    ✖ Not legal
    Censorship
    ✖ Other punishment
    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 El Hajeb

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Homosexual activity in El Hajeb 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 El Hajeb

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Same-sex marriage in El Hajeb is not legal.

Current status
Not legal
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Censorship of LGBT Issues in El Hajeb

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Censorship of LGBT Issues in El Hajeb is other punishment.

Current status
Other punishment
Morocco has several censorship measures in place including LGBT media censorship.
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Right to change legal gender in El Hajeb

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Right to change legal gender in El Hajeb is illegal.

Current status
Illegal
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Legal recognition of non-binary gender in El Hajeb

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Legal recognition of non-binary gender in El Hajeb is unknown.

Current status
Unknown

LGBT discrimination in El Hajeb

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LGBT discrimination in El Hajeb 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 El Hajeb

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LGBT employment discrimination in El Hajeb is no protections.

Current status
No protections
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LGBT housing discrimination in El Hajeb

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LGBT housing discrimination in El Hajeb is no protections.

Current status
No protections
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Same-sex adoption in El Hajeb

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Same-sex adoption in El Hajeb is illegal.

Current status
Illegal
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Serving openly in military in El Hajeb

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Serving openly in military in El Hajeb is illegal.

Current status
Illegal
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Blood donations by MSMs in El Hajeb

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Blood donations by MSMs in El Hajeb is legal.

Current status
Legal
Unknown.
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Conversion therapy in El Hajeb

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Conversion therapy in El Hajeb is ambiguous.

Current status
Ambiguous
Unknown.
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Equal age of consent in El Hajeb

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Equal age of consent in El Hajeb is n/a.

Current status
N/A
Homosexuality is illegal.
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