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2018

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July 2018

Being Transgender Is a Mental Disorder, Israeli Insurance Company Says News item summary IL 06 JUL
New Jersey Gov. Signs Bills Giving Transgender Residents More Rights News item summary US (NJ) 04 JUL
Bethlehem council backs ban on conversion therapy News item summary US (PA) 03 JUL

August 2018

Septembert 2018

April 2018

Ruling upholds policy on searches of transgender inmates News item summary US (CA) 23 APR
Judge: Transgender People A Protected Class, And The Military Can't Enact Trump Ban News item summary US (WA) 14 APR
• Order: Ryan Karnoski, et al. v. Donald J Trump, et al. No. 2:17-cv-01297-MJP PDF 284.21kb 13 APR 18
Portugal Gender Change Law Boosts Transgender Rights, Protects Infants News item summary PT 13 APR
Federal Judge in Texas Rules Title VII Bans Anti-LGBT Discrimination News item summary US (TX) 10 APR
• Memorandum and Opinion: Nicole C Wittmer v. Phillips 66 Company H-17-2188 PDF 76.70kb 04 APR 18
Appeal revived in lawsuit over transgender at health club News item summary US (MI) 11 APR
• Order: Yvette M Cormier v. Planet Fitness PDF 111.52kb 06 APR 18
Alaskans reject transgender 'bathroom bill' News item summary US (AK) 08 APR 18
US court grants rights to transgender people in Puerto Rico News item summary PR 04 MAR
• Order: Daniel Arroyo Gonzalez, Victoria Prodriguez Roldan v. Ricasdro Rossello Nevares et al 17-1457CCC PDF 42.49kb 28 MAR 18

May 2018

Chile: Supreme Court approves gender registration without sex reassignment News item summary CL 31 MAY 18
Dutch court rules third gender should be recognised News item summary NL 29 MAY 18
Connecticut will now house transgender inmates according to gender identity News item summary US (CT) 28 MAY 18 Saskatchewan Court allows removal of gender from birth certificates News item summary CA (SK) 24 MAY 18
Court Rules Boyertown School District Can Let Transgender Students Use Bathroom Of Choice News item summary US (PA) 25 MAY 18
• Judgment: Joel Doe v. Boyertown Area School District No. 17-3313 PDF 79.29kb 24 MAY 18
Victorian laws changed to stop the forced divorce of transgender people News item summary AU (VIC) 24 MAY 18
Federal court rules in favour of transgender Missouri inmate News item summary US (MO) 23 MAY 18
• Memorandum and Order and Permanent Injunction: Jessica Hicklin v. Anny Precynthe et al. No. 4:16-CV-01357-NCC PDF 192.35kb 22 MAY 18
Federal judge rules in favor of transgender teen in bathroom case News item summary US (VA) 22 MAY
• Order: Gavin Grimm v. Gloucester County School 4:15cv54 PDF 1.98MB 22 MAY 18
Governor Malloy Signs Legislation Codifying Practices Into Law To Ensure The Fair Treatment Of Women In Prison News item summary US (CT) 14 MAY
Costa Rica Rules Transgender People Can Change Name, Gender, On Official Documents News item summary CR 14 MAY
Vermont passes gender-neutral bathroom bill News item summary US (VT) 13 MAY
US rolls back protections for transgender prison inmates News item summary US (FED) 13 MAY
Portugal: presidential veto on transgender law to change sex News item summary PT 10 MAY
Getting PAN made easy for transgenders News item summary IN 10 MAY
Transgender rights bill approved in NA, marking second milestone News item summary PK 08 MAY 18

June 2018

CCJ reserves ruling in transgender appeal News item summary GY 28 JUN
Transgender woman wins pension court battle News item summary UK 26 JUN
• Judgment: MB v Secretary of State for Work and Pensions (Change of gender and retirement pension) C-451/16 HTML 26 JUN 1
Pakistani court orders ID cards to transgender voters in 15 days News item summary PK 19 JUN
Argentina marks first hate crime conviction involving transsexual woman News item summary AR 19 JUN
Hate group tried to argue in court that trans students threaten privacy. It didnít go well. News item summary US (PA) 19 JUN
• Opinion: Joel Doe et al. v. Boyertown Area School District No 17-3313 PDF 158.12kb 18 JUN 18
Being transgender is not a mental illness, World Health Organization says News item summary INTNL 19 JUN
Judge rules against Pensacola woman in transgender discrimination suit News item summary US (FL) 19 JUN
Settlement over trans student access case in Talbot County News item summary US (MD) 18 JUN
• Settlement Agreement: M.A.B. v. Board of Education of Talbot County No. 1:16-cv-02622-GLR PDF 195.76kb 18 JUN 18
Transgender woman can change gender on birth certificate in Queensland without a divorce News item summary AU (QLD) 16 JUN
Bill: Births, Deaths and Marriages Registration Amendment Bill 2018 PDF 257.28kb (Accessed 21 JUN 18)
Federal judge rejects ban on transgender troops News item summary US (FED) 18 APR
Order Denying Motion to Stay Preliminary Injunction: Ryan Kanoski v. Donald J Trump No. C17-1297-MJP PDF 56.29kb 15 JUN 18
Iowa judge rules transgender women deserve surgery coverag News item summary US (IA) 07 JUN
Ruling on Petitions for Judicial Review: Eerieanna Good v. Iowa Department of Human Services CVCV054956, 055470 PDF 316.56kb 06 JUN 18
Kerala high court orders tests to find if youth is transsexual News item summary IN (KL) 06 JUN
New South Wales marriage laws amended to include transgender people News item summary AU (NSW) 06 JUN

January 2018

Lesbian couple whose marriage was terminated after gender confirmation surgery wins right to appeal News item summary SG 30 JAN
Illinois judge denies transgender student unrestricted locker room access News item summary US (IL) 26 JAN
Transgender inmate allowed to transfer to women's prison News item summary US (OR) 25 JAN
Russia has just made it easier for trans people get their gender identity recognized News item summary RU 25 JAN
Transgender Studentís Discrimination Suit Is Settled for $800,000 News item summary US (WI) 10 JAN
Now That Same-Sex Marriage Is Legal, States Must Abolish Transgender ''Forced Divorce'' Laws News item summary AU 10 JAN
Washington State Offers Third Gender Option on Birth Certificates News item summary US (WA) 04 JAN
• Rule-Making Order: CR-103P (October 2017) (Implements RCW 34.05.360) WSR 18-02-048 PDF 162.03kb 27 DEC 17
Germany's Federal Court of Justice declares transgender woman legal father of child News item summary DE 04 JAN
• Decision (in German): In the Civil Status Case No. XII ZB 459/16 HTML 04 JAN 18
Judge refuses to order school to suspend transgender policy News item summary US (IL) 02 JAN
• Memorandum Opinion and Order Students and Parents for Privacy v. United States Department of Education et al. No. 16-cv-4945 PDF 84.92kb 29 DEC 17

February 2018

Judge gives grandparents custody of Ohio transgender teen News item summary US (OH) 16 FEB
• Orders (Registration): In re: JNS No. F17-334 X PDF 138.72kb 16 FEB 18
First transgender officer joins Philippine army News item summary PH 16 FEB
Russian Court Pronounces Woman a 'Man in Same-Sex Marriage' in Custody Saga News item summary RU 13 FEB
Judge: Missouri prisons must OK hormone therapy for inmate News item summary US (MO) 10 FEB
Memorandum and Order: Jessica Hicklin v. George Lombardi et al HTML No. 4:16-cv-01357-NCC 09 FEB 17

March 2018

Stockholm Shells Out for Forced Sterilization of Transgender Persons News item summary SE 24 MAR
White House announces ban on transgender people serving in military News item summary US (FED) 24 MAR
• Memorandum: Military Service by Transgender Individuals PDF 188.43kb 23 MAR 18
£47,000 Awarded for Severe Transgender Discrimination and Harassment News item summary UK (E&W) 19 MAR
Judgment: Miss A de Souza E Souze v. Primark Stores Ltd No. 2206063/2017 PDF 185.95kb 22 DEC 178
Only male or female can get PAN card, transgender told News item summary IN 15 MAR
Lambda Legal Reaches Favorable Settlement for Passion Star, Transgender Woman Sexually Assaulted in Texas Men's Prisons News item summary US (TX) 15 MAR
Federal Court Rules Maryland Transgender Teen's Bathroom and Locker Room Access is Protected by Law News item summary US (MD) 13 MAR
Memorandum Opinion: M.A.B. v. Board of Education of Talbot County No. GLR-16-2622 PDF 360.57kb 12 MAR 18
Thammasat U ordered by court to rehire transgender lecturer in 'Women's Day win' News item summary TH 09 MAR
US appeals court says civil rights law covers transgender workers News item summary 07 MAR 18
Opinion: Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and Anor v. RG & GR Harris Funeral Homes, Inc No. 16-2424 PDF 219.26kb 07 MAR 18
Another first in Kyhber-Pakhtunkhwa: 30 transgender persons get driving licences News item summary PK 06 MAR
Victory! Court Orders Idaho to Issue Accurate Birth Certificates to Transgender People News item summary US (ID) 05 MAR
Memorandum Decision and Order: F.V. and Dani Martin v. Russell Barron et al No. 1:17-CV-00170-CWD PDF 1.03MB 05 MAR 18
Queensland Government scraps ''discriminatory and outdated'' divorce-rule for transsexuals News item summary AU (QLD) 03 MAR
Brazil transgender groups welcome landmark court rulings News item summary BR 03 MAR
Divided 7th Circuit upholds dismissal of transgender manís name-change suit News item summary US (IN) 02 MAR 18
Opinion: John Doe v. Eric Holcomb No. 17-1756 PDF 02 MAR 18
See also: International Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems 10th Revision (ICD-10)-2017-WHO Version for 2017