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JAMAICA

Male to Male relationships: Not Legal
Punishments for male to male relationships: Imprisonment of less than 10 years
Female to Female Relationships: Legal
Marriage and Substitutes for Marriage: No law

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Are you LGBTI? We want to hear from you! Help us inform other users of the site with your views on this country. Below is a random question about this country. If it is relevant to you please answer it.

Has your sexual orientation affected your job in JAMAICA? Do you feel limited in your career by your sexual orientation?

The majority of people visiting this site have said In too many ways to count

In too many ways to count (100%) I changed careers because of my sexual orientation (0 %) I feel that I wasn’t promoted because I am lesbian or gay (0 %) My co-workers harass me because of my sexual orientation (0 %) I have not been limited by my sexual orientation, though I am out at work (0 %)

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Readers Experiences

This is what people are saying about life for LGBTI people in JAMAICA...
Herneal Ricketts (user currently living in JAMAICA) posted for readers on 13/02/2012 +15
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LGBT Life Is Hard In Jamaica If They Find Out That Person Is Gay They Beat Him Or Kill Him The Churches Only Descriminate Them The new Government Does Nothing About Gay Police Officers Are Being Tortured Or Beat Because They Are Gay Watch The government Move They Do Not Care About The LGBT People Jamaica Is becoming More Homophobic Please Make Your Action Worldwide So The Can Know How jamicans Treat LGbt People
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Herneal Ricketts (user currently living in JAMAICA) posted for readers on 13/02/2012 +15
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LGBT Life Is Hard In Jamaica If They Find Out That Person Is Gay They Beat Him Or Kill Him The Churches Only Descriminate Them The new Government Does Nothing About Gay Police Officers Are Being Tortured Or Beat Because They Are Gay Watch The government Move They Do Not Care About The LGBT People Jamaica Is becoming More Homophobic Please Make Your Action Worldwide So The Can Know How jamicans Treat LGbt People
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