Kobach asks judge to modify birth certificate consent order


Republican Attorney General Kris Kobach late Friday night asked a federal judge to modify the terms of a 2019 consent agreement so it would keep transgender people from correcting their gender marker on their birth certificates.

Four years ago, the state health department entered into a consent order ending a federal lawsuit that challenged the state’s previous birth certificate policy for transgender people as discriminatory.

The plaintiffs argued in that . . .


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