Taiwan presidential frontrunner officially endorses marriage equality". In the early years, many participants wore masks to hide their identity because homosexuality remained a social taboo in Taiwan. There is also Club Taboo which hosts various events and is almost completely lesbian, whilst guys pay more for entry. In mainland China, where homosexuality is legal but prejudices and discrimination against LGBT people persist under Communist Party rule, an author of same-sex erotic fiction was sent to jail for 10 years in November. You can also check out purple roofs for more information about traveling Taiwan, local issues, and events to visit. Judicial Yuan Interpretation No. However, this information will not be displayed on either the National Identification Card or the Household Certificate the latter shows the basic personal information of all individuals registered under the same address and the relationship between these individuals.
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It is the world's only religious shrine for homosexuals. Same-sex marriage in Taiwan. Sincethere has also been a pride parade in Kaohsiung ; the first pride in Kaohsiung attracted over 2, people. The man, who is in his 40s, met his partner in Japan in on a short-term visa.
However, they can only adopt the biological child of their same-sex partner so-called stepchild adoptions.