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Peter Magee

In the recent decision of the Family Court of Australia in Re Jodie [2013] FamCA 62, the child the subject of the proceedings, “Jodie”, had been diagnosed five years prior with a mental disorder known as “Gender Identity Disorder of childhood and adolescence” (“GID”). This diagnosis entailed that while Jodie was biologically a male, he experienced his gender identity as … Read more