TJAM grants transsexual amazonense change name and gender without sex change

Before, processes involving only cases with sex change surgery.
06/03/2017 16h11 - Updated 7/03/2017 10h25
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A person who entered the Amazon Justice for Civil Registration rectification action (RG), without having had surgery to change sex, He received the right to change the name and gender in the civil registry. The request was upheld by the 4th Court of Probate and Family of Manaus County. The verdict was announced on Monday (6) by the State Court.

According to the petition, "The author is a transsexual, He was born with the female physiological sex, but it grew and developed as a man, with habits, reactions and typically male physical appearance, so that it ends up generating conflict between their physiological sex and his own psyche, completely male ".

The decision was signed on Friday (3) by Judge Luis Claudio Chaves Cabral, in a process distributed on the rod 2016. According to Justice, until then, the cases decided by the magistrate only involved changing the name of people who had done sex reassignment surgery.

According to the process, the author underwent bilateral mastectomy surgery, presents predominantly male phenotype (voice, musculature and beard), developed by the use of hormones from adolescence. They were presented doctor mastectomy report and sanity certificate, as well as clearance certificates with public agencies.

When an application, the judge evaluated several issues involved, debated during a public hearing, presented in publications on the subject and reported in judgments of other courts favorably interested, cited in the judgment and from São Paulo, Piauí and Minas Gerais.


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