A summary of the current status of civil and legal rights for transsexuals in the areas of equal employment opportunity, sex-reassignment surgery, marital rights, child custody and visitation. The leading cases in each area are reviewed.
College of Law
Northern Illinois University Law Review
Richardson, L. Anita
"The Challenge of Transsexuality: Legal Responses to an Assertion of Rights,"
Northern Illinois University Law Review: Vol. 4:
1, Article 6.
L. Anita Richardson, Comment, The Challenge of Transsexuality: Legal Responses to an Assertion of Rights, 4 N. Ill. U. L. Rev. 119 (1983).