La Verdad in Spanish. In Januarythe Inter-American Court of Human Rights ruled that requiring transgender people to undergo surgery to change their legal gender is a violation of the American Convention on Human Rights. We only spent ten days in Panama and were pleasantly surprised to find gay owned hotels like this luxury boutique in Bocas Del Toro and a great gay scene in the Panama City itself. Constitution limits marriage to opposite-sex couples. We stayed in Panama City for a week and found it to be a lot of fun, full of things to do, plenty of trendy bars, but most importantly, we left with a thirst to return. LGBT rights in Panama. Article 26 specifies that marriage is between a man and a woman and as such bans same-sex marriage.
According to certain reports, the Guna people are also accepting of homosexuality.
These laws are still being fought over in the Assembly. La Prensa in Spanish. According to Guna mythology, "the original leaders who brought the traditions, rules and guidelines for the Guna people to live by [are] a man named Ibeorgun, his sister Gigadyriai and his little brother Wigudun", who is an omeggid. See All Panama City Conversations.