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    Homosexuality
    ✖ Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
    Gay Marriage
    ✖ Unrecognized
    Censorship
    ✔ No censorship
    Changing Gender
    Ambiguous
    Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
    Employment Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
    Housing Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
    Military
    ✔ Legal
    Adoption
    ✖ Single only
    Age of Consent
    ✔ Equal
    Donating Blood
    ✔ Legal
    Conversion Therapy
    Ambiguous
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History

Homosexual activity in Western Sahara

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Homosexual activity in Western Sahara is illegal (imprisonment as punishment).

Current status
Since Nov 15, 1975
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Upto 3 years
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Jan 15, 1944–Sep 8, 2018
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Up to 3 years in prison. Not enforced.

Same-sex marriage in Western Sahara

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Same-sex marriage in Western Sahara is unrecognized.

Current status
Unrecognized
Unknown.
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Censorship of LGBT Issues in Western Sahara

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Censorship of LGBT Issues in Western Sahara is no censorship.

Current status
No censorship
In Western Sahara, there are no laws restricting the discussion or promotion of LGBTQ+ topics.
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Right to change legal gender in Western Sahara

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Right to change legal gender in Western Sahara is ambiguous.

Current status
Ambiguous
No laws in place. Missing non binary options on documents.
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LGBT discrimination in Western Sahara

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LGBT discrimination in Western Sahara is no protections.

Current status
No protections
Dosent have a functioning government. None exist in Morocco, Western Sahara, or in southern Sahara.
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LGBT employment discrimination in Western Sahara

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LGBT employment discrimination in Western Sahara is no protections.

Current status
No protections
no functioning government.
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LGBT housing discrimination in Western Sahara

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LGBT housing discrimination in Western Sahara is no protections.

Current status
No protections
Homosexuality is illegal there. as well there is no functioning government. No protections in western Sahara or in morocco.
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Homosexuals serving openly in military in Western Sahara

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Homosexuals serving openly in military in Western Sahara is legal.

Current status
Legal
Morroco controls a huge amount of the territory.
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Same-sex adoption in Western Sahara

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Same-sex adoption in Western Sahara is single only.

Current status
Single only
they follow Morocco's laws. No other laws in place.
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Equal age of consent in Western Sahara

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Equal age of consent in Western Sahara is equal.

Current status
Equal
Set age as morocco.
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Blood donations by MSMs in Western Sahara

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Blood donations by MSMs in Western Sahara is legal.

Current status
Legal
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Conversion therapy in Western Sahara

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Conversion therapy in Western Sahara is ambiguous.

Current status
Ambiguous
Unknown.
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LGBT Rights by Province

View the LGBT laws in each individual province of Western Sahara.