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IRELAND: Amnesty Disappointed with Ireland’s New Trans Bill

Amnesty International is calling the current draft of a promised and now-delivered gender-recognition bill in Ireland a missed opportunity to truly affirm the genders and human rights of trans Irish people, reports Pink News.

“This is a missed opportunity to enshrine the rights of all transgender people in Irish law,” Denis Krivosheev of Amnesty told the U.K.-based news site. “This bill will require substantial changes if it is to tackle the serious issue of discrimination against transgender people.”

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