For the first time, a federal court clarified that the Affordable Care Act prohibits discriminating against patients' gender identities.
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Ten years after a trans man first sued Turkey's government, a European court of human rights found that he should not have been forced to get sterilized prior to being granted access to transition-related surgery.
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