Punishments for male to male relationships: Imprisonment of 10 years or more
Female to Female Relationships: Legal
Marriage and Substitutes for Marriage: No law
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Have you been the victim of violence in SIERRA LEONE because you are trans?
Yes, I don’t ever feel safe
Yes, by individuals
Yes, by a group
Yes, by the police
12/09/2013 | Pan Africa ILGA Regional Communications
| SIERRA LEONE
Until they had to flee the country to save their lives, George Freeman, Denzil Kargbo and Ephraim Bernard Wilson worked to halt the spread of AIDS in Sierra Leone.
They worked for years to educate LGBT people in Sierra Leone about the dangers of HIV / AIDS, but they had to stop that work when newspapers published their pictures and labeled them as homosexuals. Freeman was ambushed in his car by men on motorbikes who tried to kill him. >>>