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 7 months | U.S. to ban transgender people from serving in the military

              The United States will not allow transgender people to serve in the military "in any capacity," President Donald Trump announced on Wednesday, reversing a change that was made during the Obama administration. (more)   


  United States        19 UPDATES

 

 7 months | Malta legalizes same-sex marriage in 66-1 vote

              Lawmakers in Malta have voted overwhelmingly to legalize same-sex marriage, becoming the 26th country in the world to do so. Only one lawmaker in the predominantly Catholic country voted against the change. (more)   


  Malta        19 UPDATES

 


 9 months | Taiwan’s top court rules in favor of same-sex marriage

              Taiwan's Constitutional Court has ruled in favor of same-sex marriage, making Taiwan the first place in Asia to recognize such unions. It could still take up to two years before same-sex marriages are allowed to be performed. (more)   


  Taiwan        19 UPDATES

 


 10 months | India allows transgender people to use bathroom of their choice

              The Indian government has instructed states to let transgender people use the public bathroom of their choice.   


  India        19 UPDATES

 


 1 yr | Pakistani clerics declare transgender marriages legal under Sharia law

              A group of clerics in Pakistan declare marriage between transgender individuals permissible in Islam, saying they have a right to be married in Muslim ceremonies.   


  Pakistan        19 UPDATES

 





 


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