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SA MP suggests gay couples will change gender to get married

A South Australian Liberal MP has made a surprising argument against a bill that would make it easier for trans* and gender diverse people to alter their birth certificates. Adrian Pederick said the bill was a “Trojan horse for gay marriage”, suggesting people would change gender to circumvent the Marriage Act. “You may have a gay couple, whether […]

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State of Victoria Invalidates Trans Man’s Marriage

State of Victoria Invalidates Trans Man’s Marriage

The state of Victoria has invalidated the marriage of a trans man and his wife. Paige Phoenix was able to marry his female partner because the Australian government had granted him a passport stating his gender as male. The State of Victoria invalidated their union because of a state law that requires a transgender person […]

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Canadian Transgender Boy Wins New Birth Certificate

Canadian Transgender Boy Wins New Birth Certificate

In the Canadian Province of Alberta a transgender boy his received a new birth certificate that officially recognizes his gender as male. Twelve year old Wren Kaufman received the certificate at a pride brunch from the mayor of Edmonton. Kaufman previously filed a complaint at the Alberta Human Rights Commission because he was unable to […]

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