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Michigan

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Human Rights Campaign fights for LGBT equality in Michigan alongside state and local groups and lawmakers. Find out more about what HRC is doing for LGBT equality in Michigan.

Currently, a federal appeals court is presiding over a marriage equality case in Michigan over the coming weeks and months. For more updates, click here.

HOW THIS STATE RATES ON THE ISSUES

HOUSING LAWS

This state does not support

State does not prohibit housing discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity.

SECOND PARENT ADOPTION

This state does not support

State has an obstacle to equal treatment for same-sex couples statewide.

JOINT ADOPTION

This state does not support

State has an obstacle to equal treatment for same-sex couples statewide.

EMPLOYMENT LAWS

State partially supports

State prohibits employment discrimination based on sexual orientation only

MARRIAGE EQUALITY

State partially supports

Same-sex couples legally married prior to a court stay.

MARRIAGE PROHIBITIONS

This state does support

State has a constitutional amendment restricting marriage to one man and one woman.

HATE CRIMES LAWS

This state does not support

State does not have a law that addresses hate or bias crimes based on sexual orientation only.

PUBLIC ACCOMMODATIONS LAWS

This state does not support

State does not prohibit discrimination in public accommodations based on sexual orientation and gender identity.

ANTI-BULLYING LAWS

This state does not support

State does not have a law that addresses harassment and/or bullying of students based on sexual orientation and gender identity.

SCHOOL LAWS

This state does not support

State does not have a law that addresses discrimination against students based on sexual orientation and gender identity.