Landmark Court Ruling Opens Door for Backdated State Pensions for Transgender Individuals

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03/03/2024

In a groundbreaking legal decision, transgender individuals who have undergone gender reassignment surgery may now be eligible for backdated State Pension payments. This comes after a court ruling acknowledged the rights of transgender persons to be recognized in their acquired gender for State Pension purposes. The decision marks a significant milestone in the fight for transgender rights and equality, shedding light on the ongoing challenges faced by the transgender community in achieving legal recognition and financial security.

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