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  • Question for the legal minds and especially sweet Cristine's:
     
    is the UK NHS under a positive obligation to provide sex change aka genital surgery speedily and without...  more
    Last post by Cristine Jennifer Shye. BL - September 15, 2015
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  • This factsheet gives information about the rights of transgender people at work and suggests good practice for employers and UNISON branches.  It includes information on the...  more
    Last post by Cristine Jennifer Shye. BL - February 16, 2012
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  • This is a truly tangled web, which requires a complex walk through ofmedical, legal and jurisprudential issues. The conclusions are perhaps quiteunexpected, though, and perhaps...  more
    Last post by Cristine Jennifer Shye. BL - June 2, 2012
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  • Identity and International
    Human Rights Law:
    Contextualising...  more
    Last post by Cristine Jennifer Shye. BL - June 4, 2011
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  • Background  (an extract from TranzWiki.net)  
     
    The Minister of State for Equality made a holding statement to the House on 16 December:
    ‘In June 2010 we...  more
    Last post by Cristine Jennifer Shye. BL - May 4, 2011
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  • The Equality and Human Rights Commission (the Commission) TransResearch Review published in Autumn 200913 highlights persistentdiscrimination against trans people and inadequate...  more
    Last post by Former Member - January 2, 2012
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  • Press for Change: The UK's Leading Authority on Transgender Law
    A legal advice service funded by Press for Change and the Equality and Human Rights Commission...  more
    Last post by Cristine Jennifer Shye. BL - February 4, 2011
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  • Hi. Tammy it was working, when I posted the link, I note now via a roundabout route that it has now been taken down and consigned to government archives I will see if I can...  more
    Last post by Cristine Jennifer Shye. BL - February 3, 2011
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  • Schools have a legal duty to take measures to prevent all forms of bullying, including sexist, sexual and transphobic bullying, and to protect pupils from harm, and ensure their...  more
    Last post by Cristine Jennifer Shye. BL - January 13, 2011
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  • Dr. Stephen Whittle

    Based on a survey conducted in late 2000, the report states that the great majority of respondents did not feel that, aside from any difficulties created for...  more
    Last post by Cristine Jennifer Shye. BL - January 2, 2011
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  • Solicitors and the Gender Recognition Act

    GRA Section...  more
    Last post by Cristine Jennifer Shye. BL - March 17, 2013
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  • Hi Cristine,

    "for the protection of health or morals" seems like a huge loophole. I don't know about the UK, but here that would allow a conservative judge to ignore everything...  more
    Last post by Cristine Jennifer Shye. BL - February 15, 2013
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  • I don't know if you recall a tv show from about 3 or 4 years ago Christine about the Bow St Runners called City of Vice. In one episode they encounter a Molly house run by someone...  more
    Last post by Cristine Jennifer Shye. BL - December 5, 2020
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  • Sodomy law


    A sodomy law is a law that defines certain sexual acts as sex crimes. The precise sexual acts meant by the term sodomy are rarely spelled out in the law, but is...  more
    Last post by Cristine Jennifer Shye. BL - January 12, 2011
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  • Just wondering how the law stands?

    I have always found people in shops and restaurants helpful and non-judgemental and have used the ladies room a few times in shopping centres...  more
    Last post by Nichola Lamkin - October 14, 2015
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