They may have, or may intend to establish, a new gender status that accords with their gender identity. In addition to the basic legal protection afforded by the Equality Actthe UK government has published good practice guidance on providing services that are inclusive of transgender people as customers, clients, users or members. Archived from the original on 21 May Gender identity law abolishing sterilization  . Jim and Eirian on their wedding day Image:
Federal prosecutors had argued that sexual reassignment surgery was covered under a constitutional clause guaranteeing medical care as a basic right.
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This shift in policy allows post-surgery marriages to be recognized as heterosexual and therefore legal. United Kingdom Northern Ireland Scotland. But after her father leaked her heartfelt The case arose when the wife sought to invalidate the marriage in order to deprive her husband of his parental rights vis-a-vis the couple's child, who was born through alternative insemination. The pair have recently moved back in together at their home in Portugal and are bringing the girls up together. The Court said that if the man, now anatomically a female, were to be allowed to legally change his sex it would have "serious and wide-ranging legal and public policy consequences," citing the institution of marriage in particular.
Woman, 23, is left with 'double bubble boobs' after the plastic surgery she spent her life savings on went Archived from the original on 29 November Ideally, the couple should draft those documents with assistance from an attorney and supplement them with any other legal planning documents that are appropriate for their specific circumstances. Subscribe to our Daily news newsletter Enter email Subscribe. Since 4 Aprilas per the Gender Recognition Actit is possible for transgender people to change their legal gender in the UK, allowing them to acquire a new birth certificateaffording them full recognition of their acquired sex in law for all purposes.