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State

    Homosexuality
    ✔ Legal
    Gay Marriage
    ✔ Legal
    Censorship
    Unknown
    Changing Gender
    ✔ Legal, surgery not required
    Non-binary gender recognition
    Unknown
    Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
    Employment Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
    Housing Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
    Adoption
    ✔ Legal
    Military
    ✔ Legal
    Donating Blood
    ✖ Banned (indefinite deferral)
    Conversion Therapy
    Ambiguous
    Age of Consent
    ✔ Equal
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History

Homosexual activity in Alaska

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Homosexual activity in Alaska is legal.

Current status
Since Jan 1, 1980
Legal
Legislative repeal, effective 1980.
Sources:
Laws of Alaska 1978, ch. 166, enacted June 14, 1978, effective Jan. 1, 1980.
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Same-sex marriage in Alaska

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Same-sex marriage in Alaska is legal.

Current status
Since Oct 17, 2014
Legal
Same sex marriage commenced when the Supreme Court denied Alaska's request for an emergency stay.
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Censorship of LGBT Issues in Alaska

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Censorship of LGBT Issues in Alaska is unknown.

Current status
Unknown

Right to change legal gender in Alaska

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Right to change legal gender in Alaska is legal, surgery not required.

Current status
Legal, surgery not required
Not required under state law. as well not required under federal law. Non binary options on all documents.
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Legal recognition of non-binary gender in Alaska

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

Current status
Unknown

LGBT discrimination in Alaska

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LGBT discrimination in Alaska is no protections.

Current status
No protections
No protections from discrimination exist based upon sexual orientation or gender identification.
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Jul 18, 2016–Sep 19, 2018
Illegal in some contexts
According to the us advancement project. Under state employment discrimination protection for sexual orientation. Full protection under city discrimination protection in city of Anchorage and Anchorage Borough. As well as the city of Juneau.
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LGBT employment discrimination in Alaska

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LGBT employment discrimination in Alaska is no protections.

Current status
No protections
As of December 16, 2014, there are no legal protections for people who are LGBT in regards to employment. However, state employees are provided with domestic partner benefits.
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Jul 18, 2016–Sep 17, 2018
Ambiguous
Only sexual orientation for state employment. As well as gender identity discrimination protection under federal law VII.
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LGBT housing discrimination in Alaska

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LGBT housing discrimination in Alaska is no protections.

Current status
No protections
This state does not provide any legal protections from discrimination based upon sexual orientation or gender identification.

However, the Human Rights Campaign states, "The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) requires grantees and participants of HUD programs to comply with local and state non-discrimination laws that include sexual orientation and gender identity.
HUD also prohibits inquiries regarding the sexual orientation or gender identity of a prospective tenant or applicant for assisted
housing in every state (March 2012)."
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Jul 18, 2016–Sep 6, 2018
Ambiguous
Full state housing discrimination protections state wide pending. Only in two cities.
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Same-sex adoption in Alaska

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Same-sex adoption in Alaska is legal.

Current status
Since 1974
Legal
Alaskan State Statute provides any unmarried individual may petition for adoption; married individuals must petition together. Second parent adoption has been permitted by some lower court judges, but it is not confirmed by appellate court case law or state statute.
Sources:
www.lambdalegal.org/states-region/alaska
Alaska §25.23.020
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Homosexuals serving openly in military in Alaska

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Homosexuals serving openly in military in Alaska is legal.

Current status
Since Sep 20, 2011
Legal
Don't Ask, Don't Tell is officially repealed throughout the United States, and gays and lesbians may openly serve.
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Blood donations by MSMs in Alaska

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Blood donations by MSMs in Alaska is banned (indefinite deferral).

Current status
Since 1983
Banned (indefinite deferral)
Ban on blood donations from MSMs applies to any man who has had sex, even once, with another man on or after January 1, 1977.
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Jan 1, 1983–May 3, 2018
Banned (1-year deferral)
Under a ruling from the FDA.
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Conversion therapy in Alaska

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Conversion therapy in Alaska is ambiguous.

Current status
Ambiguous
Conversion Therapy is currently legal. No law currently bans it, despite organizations such as the American Psychological Association denouncing it. Though it's not actually ambiguous (It is in fact legal), this is the best indicator of the available options.
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Feb 25, 2017–Sep 5, 2018
Not banned
According to the Movement Advancement Project.
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Equal age of consent in Alaska

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Equal age of consent in Alaska is equal.

Current status
Equal
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