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Transgender Persons and Marriage: The Importance of Legal Planning

Transgender people face unique legal issues with regard to marriage. Although marriage is not yet a legal option for lesbian, gay or bisexual people in all but one state, it is already an option – and a reality – for many who are transgender. This article summarizes the legal issues surrounding marriage for transgender people and suggests some ways that transgender persons can protect their marital relationships.

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