Hong Kong’s Highest Appeal Court Says Transgender Woman Can Marry Her Boyfriend

Overruling the Registrar of Marriages in Hong Kong, who refused to issue a marriage license to a “post-operative” transgender woman who sought to marry her male partner, the Court of Final Appeal of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region ruled on May 13 that the woman, identified as W in court papers, was entitled to the license, although the majority of the court was not unanimous in its reasoning.  Ironically, such a right for a … <Read More>