The Windy City Times reported on the ACLU of Illinois’ agreement with the Illinois Department of Health that makes it easier for transgender individuals to change the gender on their birth certificate.

"Having an accurate birth certificate is critical today," said Lauren Grey, the lead plaintiff in the ACLU case in a statement. "The agreement filed today clears the way for many people born in Illinois to get an accurate birth certificate that will make their lives safer and more secure."

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