Category: Name Change

Reid v. Kelly (USA)

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Andrew Paul Reid beat a man to death with a baseball bat and is incarcerated. He filed a lawsuit against…

Mbugua Ithibu v. Kenya National Examination Council (Kenya)

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Transgender activist Audrey Mbugua won a landmark case when the High Court ordered the Kenya National Examinations Council to change…

Lakisha Lavette Short @ACLU_Delaware (USA)

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Lakisha Lavette Short is a Woman who identifies as a Man named Kai. Short filed for a name change, which…

In the matter of Paulo Cesar Arrieta Salas (USA)

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A New York court granted a name change of a transgender applicant who could not provide proof of citizenship. The petitioner satisfied…

S Swapna (India)

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The Madras, India high court bench directed the authorities to change the name in a man’s school final marksheet to his present “woman” identity….

In Re Julianna Tourmaline Fialkowski (USA)

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A Lynchburg, Virginia judge approved a name change for a transgender woman whose application previously was denied, her lawyer said….

New York (USA)

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A.B. 9409 would limit the scope of information disclosed in a published notice of change of name.  It would allow minimal information…

Bradley Manning (USA)

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Bradley Manning legally changed his name to Chelsea Elizabeth Manning. ORDERCHANGINGNAME. » Chelsea Manning’s statement on her legal name change…

James Dean Ingram (USA)

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An Oklahoman seeking a sex change has been allowed a name change by the state Court of Civil Appeals. James Dean…