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WHAT’S YOUR GENDER?: A TRANSGENDER’S CONSTITUTIONAL RIGHT TO CHANGE THEIR GENDER MARKER ON THEIR BIRTH CERTIFICATE

Nicole Bauta* Recently, the state of New York passed legislation allowing transgender people the ability to modify their birth certificates to reflect their gender identity without an affidavit from a healthcare provider.[1] The state of New Jersey has gone further by allowing parents to choose between three gender options at their child’s birth: female, male, […]