Justice

Swedish Court Repeals Sterilization Requirement

Swedish Court Repeals Sterilization Requirement

The Administrative Court of Appeals in Stockholm has announced that the requirement in the Swedish Law that a person wishing to change gender marker must undergo sterilization violates the Swedish Constitution and the European Convention of Human Rights and must be repealed.

2012 An Amazing Year for Transgender Rights in the U.S.

2012 An Amazing Year for Transgender Rights in the U.S.

The last 12 months saw remarkable accomplishments in the area of transgender rights in the U.S., including advances in the areas of employment protections and health care access that should continue to yield considerable progress for months and years to come.