Tag: Gender identity disorder

Teresa Brugliera v. DOC (USA)

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Teresa Brugliera, Offender ID W47605, is serving a life sentence in a Massachusetts prison. He has court-ordered treatment for his gender identity…

State v. Turner (USA)

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In 1998, a transgender woman lost his claim that his gender identity disorder should result in a reduced sentence for…

State v. Gustafson (USA)

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A man lost his argument that his diagnosis of gender identity disorder should have led to a reduced sentence for…

Connecticut (USA)

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The Connecticut Department of Insurance issued a Bulletin directing insurance companies to ensure that there is no discrimination against insured…

P. v. Portugal (European Court of Human Rights)

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At birth, the applicant was registered as male. On reaching adulthood, she underwent sex reassignment treatment followed by surgery. She…

In Re Davis (USA)

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On October 30, 1999, Melanie Davis, then known as David Paul Summers, and Angela Summers  married in Brown County, Indiana….

Diamond v. Silver (USA)

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Ashley Diamond is a man seeking treatment for Gender Identity Disorder while incarcerated. His lawsuit was only recently filed pro…

Doe v. City of New York (USA)

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Doe, a man who identifies as a woman, is a client of the New York City Human Resources Administration’s (HRA)…

Bahrain

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A Bahrain court will decide next month whether two women seeking sex changes will be allowed to undergo a life-changing…

Chris Higdon (Canada)

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A St. John’s man wants the Newfoundland and Labrador government to pay for his double mastectomy. Chris Higdon, a transgender man originally from…