LGBT rights in Pará

Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) people in Pará, Brazil enjoy many of the same legal protections available to non-LGBT people. Homosexuality is legal in the state.

Recognition of same-sex unionsEdit

  • On June 28, 2012, in the state of Pará, 28 same-sex couples got married in a ceremony, that took place in Belém.[1]

LGBT adoptionEdit

December 21, 2011 - the Justice of the city of Belém, Pará authorized the adoption of a two-year-old child by a lesbian couple.[2]


  1. ^ Diario Online - Pará faz primeiro casamento civil comunitário gay
  2. ^ "Lesbian couple adoption in Pará {{in lang|pt}}". Archived from the original on 2012-04-24. Retrieved 2012-12-22.