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sexta-feira, Junho 12, 2009


[Brasil]
Transexual adota nome de homem sem fazer cirurgia
Um transexual de 29 anos, que mora em Bauru, conquistou na Justiça o direito de mudar seu nome e o sexo em todos seus documentos pessoais sem que tenha se submetido à cirurgia de redesignação sexual. Pela sentença, o transexual, que nasceu com sistema reprodutivo feminino, passará a ser oficialmente chamado pelo nome masculino, o qual é conhecido desde a adolescência. A decisão, considerada inovadora, foi divulgada ontem pela Defensoria Pública do Estado de São Paulo, que impetrou a ação de retificação de registro civil.

[Espanha]
Transexual grávido de gémeos sofre aborto
O primeiro transexual do mundo a engravidar de gémeos, Ruben Noé Coronado, sofreu um aborto natural na terça-feira, apesar de se encontrar com apenas 17 semanas, segundo o El País.
Transexual grávido de gémeos abortou
Pregnant Spanish 'man' suffers miscarriage

[UK/Poland]
British ambassador to Poland under fire for promoting gay rights
The British ambassador to Poland has sparked a diplomatic incident after promoting a controversial gay pride march due to take place in Warsaw on Saturday.

[USA/Canada] [Blog/News]
Lynn Conway files a formal complaint against Ken Zucker
Professor Lynn Conway has made a formal complaint against Ken Zucker at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH). Zucker has a habit of making legal threats against trangender people who criticize him.

[USA]
Cher’s daughter undergoing sex reassignment
Chastity Bono, the child of Cher and Sonny Bono, has started the process of becoming a transgender individual.
A rep for the gay rights advocate and writer confirmed Bono is undergoing the process to go from female to male.
“Chaz, after many years of consideration, has made the courageous decision to honor his true identity,” rep Howard Bragman said in a statement.
(Photo: A rep said Chastity Bono, who came out at 18 as a lesbian, and now goes by Chaz, hopes to stay out of the media’s glare during the transitioning process.)
Cher's daughter Chastity Bono is changing gender from female to male

[CA, USA]
Few leads for 'suspicious' transgender death in Sacramento
In the eight months since fishermen found the body of a young transgender woman along the banks of Sacramento's American River, police have remained unable to determine whether the death was a homicide.(Photo: The body of transgender woman Ruby Molina was found in Sacramento last September.)

[CA, USA]
KRXQ loses another advertiser over transgender remarks
The fallout continues over a morning radio show team's comments about transgender youth.
Radio show back today – with transgender advocates
Fallout continues from transphobic radio show
Marcos Breton Takes on Rob, Arnie & Dawn
Calif radio hosts sorry about transgender comments
Shock Jocks to Apologize for Trashing Transgender Kids
'Rob, Arnie & Dawn' hosts apologize for transgender comments

[WA, USA]
Police say hate motivated attack on transgender person near Franklin High
The brutal attack of a transgender woman by a group of youths at a bus stop near Franklin High School on Saturday was clearly motivated by hate, Seattle police say.

[USA] [Blog/Commentary]
ENDA And Hate Crimes Go To The Back Of The Bus
Last Thursday Jason Bellini of the Daily Beast reported that the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) had made a deal with the Obama Administration to delay repealing the Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” (DADT) policy in an effort to focus on the federal hate crimes bill and Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA).
I thought it sounded too good to be true. For a minute I was almost proud of them for doing the right thing!