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EU: Bulgaria should issue ID papers to child with two mothers

EU: Bulgaria should issue ID papers to child with two mothers

(Reuters) – Bulgaria should issue identity papers for a child with two mothers in a same-sex marriage, the top EU court’s advocate general said in an opinion on Thursday, though the bloc cannot force the country to legally recognise their marriage, or parenting. The opinion by the European Court of Justice’s advocate general relates to a […]

France: Court Ruling On Transgender Rights To End Forced Sterilisation

France: Court Ruling On Transgender Rights To End Forced Sterilisation

A human rights court ruling, against France, has been hailed by transgender activists as a milestone, in their bid to stop forced sterilisation in Europe. In its 6 March judgement of the complaint, A.P., Garçon and Nicot v. France (application nos. 79885/12, 52471/13 and 52596/13), Strasbourg judges declared that the requirement to undergo sterilisation, or […]