Bahamas

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  • ARGENTINA
  • BOLIVIA
  • BRAZIL
  • CANADA
  • CHILE
  • COLOMBIA
  • CUBA
  • DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
  • ECUADOR
  • EL SALVADOR
  • GUATEMALA
  • HAITI
  • HONDURAS
  • MEXICO
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  • PARAGUAY
  • PERU
  • PUERTO RICO
  • TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO
  • UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
  • URUGUAY
  • VENEZUELA

Overview

Widespread ill-treatment and other abuses against irregular migrants from countries including Haiti and Cuba continued. Bahamians voted “no” in a constitutional referendum on gender equality in citizenship matters in June. Discrimination against lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex people continued.

Death Penalty status

Retentionist

Retains the death penalty in law

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