Punishments for male to male relationships: Imprisonment of less than 10 years
Female to Female Relationships: Not Legal
Marriage and Substitutes for Marriage: No law
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Has your LGBTI family been affected by your sexual orientation in MOROCCO?
Yes, my partner and I have been discriminated against
Yes, my children have been discriminated against
Yes, we have all been discriminated against
The film ‘I AM GAY AND MUSLIM’ focuses on the subject of gay rights in the Islamic world. This intimate documentary follows a number of young gay Moroccan men in their exploration of their religious and sexual identity.
Organisers of an all-gay cruise on Saturday blamed Moroccan officials for the cancellation of what would have been the first visit of its kind to a Muslim country, but the tourism minister denied the ship was banned and said its passengers were welcome. >>>
In the Morocco of the 1980s, where homosexuality did not, of course, exist, I was an effeminate little boy, a boy to be sacrificed, a humiliated body who bore upon himself every hypocrisy, everything left unsaid. >>>
Novelist Abdellah Taia, who has won international acclaim, has confronted a taboo in his native Morocco and won’t back down — he is the first writer to come out in a country that bans homosexuality. >>>