UN receives petitions pro, con abortion as 'right'. December 11, - A second federal judge rules against Trump's prohibition on transgender individuals serving in the military. October 25, - The New Jersey Supreme Court rules that state lawmakers must provide the rights and benefits of marriage to gay and lesbian couples. DC residents become the first people in the United States to be able to choose X as their gender marker instead of male or female on driver's licenses and identification cards. November 8, Video. For example, marriage equality exists in more than 40 countries.
Actor Jeffrey Tambor portrays a divorced father who begins transitioning to a woman in the Amazon series "Transparent," which debuted in February
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One day after that landmark ruling, the Boy Scouts of America lifted its ban against openly gay leaders and employees.