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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 Oregon

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Homosexual activity in Oregon is legal.

Current status
Since Jun 26, 2003
Legal
US Supreme Court ruling issued in Lawrence v. Texas struck down all sodomy laws on the basis of privacy and liberty. The decision overturned any laws remaining in all US states which prohibited acts of sodomy.
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Same-sex marriage in Oregon

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Same-sex marriage in Oregon is legal.

Current status
Since May 19, 2014
Legal
In 2014, Oregon legalized same-sex marriage.
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Feb 3, 2008–May 18, 2014
Other type of partnership
The terminology for same sex union used is domestic partnership. Same-sex marriage from other states are also recognized in oregon.
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Censorship of LGBT Issues in Oregon

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Censorship of LGBT Issues in Oregon is unknown.

Current status
Unknown

Right to change legal gender in Oregon

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

Current status
Since Oct 6, 2017
Legal, surgery not required
No requirements
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LGBT discrimination in Oregon

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LGBT discrimination in Oregon is illegal.

Current status
Illegal
People are protected from discrimination based upon both sexual orientation and gender identification.
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LGBT employment discrimination in Oregon

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

Current status
Since 2008
Sexual orientation and gender identity
State law provides for protections against employment discrimination in regards to both sexual orientation and gender identification.
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LGBT housing discrimination in Oregon

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

Current status
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 Oregon

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Same-sex adoption in Oregon is legal.

Current status
Legal
Individuals and couples may adopt though single parent or joint-adoption. Second parent adoption has been approved in lower courts.
Sources:
www.lambdalegal.org/states-region/oregon
ORG 109.309(1)
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Homosexuals serving openly in military in Oregon

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Homosexuals serving openly in military in Oregon 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 Oregon

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Blood donations by MSMs in Oregon 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 31, 2018
Banned (1-year deferral)
under a 2016 ruling from the FDA.
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Conversion therapy in Oregon

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Conversion therapy in Oregon is ambiguous.

Current status
Since May 19, 2015
Ambiguous
Conversion therapy is banned for Minors. Technically conversion therapy is not banned for adults though close to all professional guidelines prohibits it.
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Jul 30, 2016–Sep 30, 2017
Banned
it is one of the many states that have banned conversion therapy.
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Until Jul 31, 2016
Banned
it is one of the five states that banned it.
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Until May 19, 2015
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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Equal age of consent in Oregon

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Equal age of consent in Oregon is equal.

Current status
Equal
Age of consent laws are equitable regardless of gender or orientation.
Sources:
Oregon Revised of Statutes: ORS 163.345 – ORS 163-425
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