It reported that about gay rights victim, year-old Alex Bulygin, about gay rights himself after his sexuality was revealed. Interactives More Interactives June 26, Male illegal since the s Female always legal  .
There are currently no separate laws prohibiting discrimination based on sexual orientation in Russia, however, Constitution disallows any discrimination at all in Chapter 2, mainly in Article 19  and others. November 27, Dispatches. His transformation was chronicled in a book and a documentary feature, "Becoming Chaz.
The Moscow Times. A few political parties without members in the Duma have expressed some limited support for LGBT rights. Actor Zachary Quinto said he was inspired to acknowledge his homosexuality in October after a year-old, who was apparently being harassed about gay rights his sexuality, killed himself.
Male illegal Penalty: Fines or up to 6-year prison sentence. After years as a stand-up comedian and actress, Rosie O'Donnell came out two months before her talk show went off-air in In what is being described as rolling the "status of LGBT [lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender] people back to the Stalin about gay rights, President Putin has passed a about gay rights of anti-gay laws, including legislation that punishes people and groups that distribute information considered "propaganda of non-traditional sexual relations".
Transgender people are allowed to change their legal gender following sex reassignment surgeryhowever, there are currently no laws prohibiting discrimination based on gender identity or expression and recent laws could discriminate against transgender residents.
The decision also reverses Bowers v. Female about gay rights partners of men who have sex with men may not donate blood; Permanent deferral. Same-sex marriage: Neither same-sex marriages nor civil about gay rights of same-sex couples are allowed in Russia.
Some judges have ruled not to prosecute individuals based on the law, however, this has not been settled by the Supreme Court and thus homosexuality is still illegal.
November 30, - President Bill Clinton signs a military policy directive that prohibits openly gay and lesbian Americans from serving in the military, but also prohibits the harassment of "closeted" homosexuals. Outline Book Category Portal. LGBT portal. LGBT in Russia.