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State

    Homosexuality
    ✔ Legal
    Gay Marriage
    ✔ Legal
    Censorship
    Unknown
    Changing Gender
    ✔ Legal, surgery not required
    Discrimination
    ✔ Illegal
    Employment Discrimination
    ✔ Sexual orientation and gender identity
    Housing Discrimination
    ✔ Sexual orientation and gender identity
    Adoption
    ✔ Legal
    Military
    ✔ Legal
    Donating Blood
    ✖ Banned (indefinite deferral)
    Conversion Therapy
    Ambiguous
    Age of Consent
    ✔ Equal
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History

Homosexual activity in Delaware

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Homosexual activity in Delaware is legal.

Current status
Since Jan 1, 1973
Legal
Legislative repeal, effective 1973.
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Same-sex marriage in Delaware

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Same-sex marriage in Delaware is legal.

Current status
Since Jul 1, 2013
Legal
In 2013, Delaware legalized same-sex marriage.
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Censorship of LGBT Issues in Delaware

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Censorship of LGBT Issues in Delaware is unknown.

Current status
Unknown

Right to change legal gender in Delaware

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

Current status
Legal, surgery not required
Non binary options on all documents.
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LGBT discrimination in Delaware

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LGBT discrimination in Delaware is illegal.

Current status
Since Jun 10, 2013
Illegal
People are protected from discrimination based upon both sexual orientation and gender identification.
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LGBT employment discrimination in Delaware

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LGBT employment discrimination in Delaware is sexual orientation and gender identity.

Current status
Since Jun 10, 2013
Sexual orientation and gender identity
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LGBT housing discrimination in Delaware

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LGBT housing discrimination in Delaware is sexual orientation and gender identity.

Current status
Since Jun 10, 2013
Sexual orientation and gender identity
This state explicitly bans housing discrimination based upon sexual orientation and gender identification.

Additionally, 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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Same-sex adoption in Delaware

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Same-sex adoption in Delaware is legal.

Current status
Legal
Individuals may file for adoption regardless of sexual orientation, though married individuals must typically file jointly per 13 Del. C. §903. Second-parent adoption is legal per lower court case law.
Sources:
www.lambdalegal.org/states-region/delaware
13 Del. C. §903
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Homosexuals serving openly in military in Delaware

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Homosexuals serving openly in military in Delaware is legal.

Current status
Since 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 Delaware

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Blood donations by MSMs in Delaware 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)
Since 2016. From the FDA changing the blood donating laws.
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Conversion therapy in Delaware

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Conversion therapy in Delaware 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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Sep 7, 2016–Jul 24, 2018
Banned
Just got signed today by the governor on July 24, 2018.
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Equal age of consent in Delaware

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Equal age of consent in Delaware is equal.

Current status
Equal
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