Photo Gallery: The Challenges Posed by Trans Parenthood
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Photo Gallery: The Challenges Posed by Trans Parenthood

Birth Fathers Trans Parenthood Tests Berlin Authorities

Earlier this year a trans man in Berlin gave birth to a child. The case highlights the difficulties government agencies face in dealing with transsexuals. Germany eliminated rules in 2011 making a sex-change operation a prerequisite for recognition of a new gender.
Translated from the German by Christopher Sultan