johnteg Editor

Facebook ProfileJoined
19
Total Contributions
0
New Entries
19
Edits
0
Regions Contributed To
0
Accurate Votes
(0 Per Entry)

NEW Rate The Regions You've Lived In & Visited

Share your experiences by rating and reviewing the places you've lived or visited.

Rate A Region

Recent Edits

johnteg edited an entry in Texas.
Censorship of LGBT Issues: Imprisonment as punishment from Oct 28, 2021 to now.
Numerous schools and libraries in Texas have been instructed to terminate or remove books with topics that, "make students feel uneasy". The topics under fire include (but are not limited to) lgbtq characters, same-sex relationships and gender discussion. Teachers that ignore this law could be fired.
johnteg edited an entry in Texas.
LGBT discrimination: No protections from Jan 1, 2018 to now.
No Full state discrimination protections. Certain cities may have laws of their own. Full housing pending statewide. full public accommodation pending state wide. As well as no laws in place to prevent bullying.
johnteg edited an entry in Texas.
Equal age of consent: Unequal from past to now.
Age of consent is 17 regardless of gender or orientation. However, Texas has a "Romeo and Juliet law" allowing younger people of similar ages to consent, but the wording of this law excludes same-sex partners, but this still technically doesn’t make aoc ‘unequal’.
Sources: Texas Penal Code Section 21.11
johnteg edited an entry in .
: from 1969 to now.
n Iraq, lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (LGBT) individuals are subject to widespread discrimination. Openly gay men are not permitted to serve in the military and same-sex marriage or civil unions are illegal.[3] LGBT people do not have any legal protections against discrimination and are frequently victims of vigilante justice and honor killings.[3]
Sources: un.org/fr/
johnteg edited an entry in .
: from 1969 to now.
n Iraq, lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (LGBT) individuals are subject to widespread discrimination. Openly gay men are not permitted to serve in the military and same-sex marriage or civil unions are illegal.[3] LGBT people do not have any legal protections against discrimination and are frequently victims of vigilante justice and honor killings.[3]
Sources: un.org/fr/
johnteg edited an entry in United Arab Emirates.
Homosexual activity: Illegal (death penalty as punishment) from past to now.
LGBT activities are illegal in the UAE. Punishments (under sharia law) include death, life in prison, floggings, fines, deportation, chemical castration, forced psychological treatments, honor killings, beatings, forced anal examinations, forced hormone injections, and torture.
johnteg edited an entry in Kenya.
Homosexual activity: Illegal (imprisonment as punishment) from Aug 1, 1930 to now.
Article 162, 163 and 165 prohibits homosexuality and offender is punishable by up to 21 years in prison with hard labor and fines
Sources: web.archive.org/web/2014060…//www.kenyalaw.org/Downloads/GreyBook/8.%20The%20Penal%20Code.pdf
johnteg edited an entry in Kenya.
LGBT discrimination: No protections from Jan 2022 to now.
no protections offered
Sources: web.archive.org/web/2014060…//www.kenyalaw.org/Downloads/GreyBook/8.%20The%20Penal%20Code.pdf
johnteg edited an entry in Kenya.
Conversion therapy: Not banned from past to now.
conversion therapy is widely available
Sources: see wiki article
johnteg edited an entry in Kenya.
LGBT employment discrimination: No protections from Aug 1, 1930 to now.
no protections
Sources: none offered
johnteg edited an entry in Kenya.
LGBT discrimination: Illegal from Jan 2022 to now.
no protections offered
Sources: web.archive.org/web/2014060…//www.kenyalaw.org/Downloads/GreyBook/8.%20The%20Penal%20Code.pdf
johnteg edited an entry in Kenya.
Legal recognition of non-binary gender: Not legally recognized from Jan 2022 to now.
banned completely
Sources: web.archive.org/web/2014060…//www.kenyalaw.org/Downloads/GreyBook/8.%20The%20Penal%20Code.pdf
johnteg edited an entry in Kenya.
Serving openly in military: Illegal from Jan 1, 1941 to now.
The International Lesbian and Gay Association states that homosexuals are not allowed to serve in the Kenya Defence Forces, however, it's unclear if this is a written law and if so, when this law was passed.
johnteg edited an entry in Kenya.
Equal age of consent: N/A from past to now.
The age of consent in Kenya is 18 years for heterosexuals. Since homosexual activity is illegal, there is no age of consent for homosexuals.
johnteg edited an entry in Kenya.
Blood donations by MSMs: Banned (indefinite deferral) from past to now.
not allowed
Sources: web.archive.org/web/2014060…//www.kenyalaw.org/Downloads/GreyBook/8.%20The%20Penal%20Code.pdf
johnteg edited an entry in Kenya.
Serving openly in military: Don't Ask, Don't Tell from Aug 1, 1930 to Feb 1, 1940.
No laws restricting or criminalizing lgbt serving.
Sources: web.archive.org/web/2014060…//www.kenyalaw.org/Downloads/GreyBook/8.%20The%20Penal%20Code.pdf
johnteg edited an entry in Kenya.
Right to change legal gender: Illegal from past to now.
not allowed
Sources: web.archive.org/web/2014060…//www.kenyalaw.org/Downloads/GreyBook/8.%20The%20Penal%20Code.pdf
johnteg edited an entry in Kenya.
Censorship of LGBT Issues: State-enforced from past to now.
banned completely
Sources: web.archive.org/web/2014060…//www.kenyalaw.org/Downloads/GreyBook/8.%20The%20Penal%20Code.pdf
johnteg edited an entry in Kenya.
Homosexual activity: Male illegal, female uncertain from Aug 1, 1930 to now.
Article 162, 163 and 165 prohibits homosexuality and offender is punishable by up to 21 years in prison with hard labor and fines
Sources: web.archive.org/web/2014060…//www.kenyalaw.org/Downloads/GreyBook/8.%20The%20Penal%20Code.pdf