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LGBT Rights in Marrakech-Medina prefecture

The laws displayed for Marrakech-Medina 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 Marrakech-Medina

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Homosexual activity in Marrakech-Medina 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 Marrakech-Medina

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Same-sex marriage in Marrakech-Medina is not legal.

Current status
Not legal
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Censorship of LGBT Issues in Marrakech-Medina

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Censorship of LGBT Issues in Marrakech-Medina 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 Marrakech-Medina

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Right to change legal gender in Marrakech-Medina is illegal.

Current status
Illegal
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Legal recognition of non-binary gender in Marrakech-Medina

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Legal recognition of non-binary gender in Marrakech-Medina is unknown.

Current status
Unknown

LGBT discrimination in Marrakech-Medina

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LGBT discrimination in Marrakech-Medina 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 Marrakech-Medina

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LGBT employment discrimination in Marrakech-Medina is no protections.

Current status
No protections
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LGBT housing discrimination in Marrakech-Medina

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LGBT housing discrimination in Marrakech-Medina is no protections.

Current status
No protections
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Same-sex adoption in Marrakech-Medina

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Same-sex adoption in Marrakech-Medina is illegal.

Current status
Illegal
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Serving openly in military in Marrakech-Medina

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Serving openly in military in Marrakech-Medina is illegal.

Current status
Illegal
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Blood donations by MSMs in Marrakech-Medina

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Blood donations by MSMs in Marrakech-Medina is legal.

Current status
Legal
Unknown.
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Conversion therapy in Marrakech-Medina

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Conversion therapy in Marrakech-Medina is ambiguous.

Current status
Ambiguous
Unknown.
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Equal age of consent in Marrakech-Medina

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Equal age of consent in Marrakech-Medina is n/a.

Current status
N/A
Homosexuality is illegal.
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