Gender

Dr. Earl Cheng. (Credit: Steve Miller)

Parents Of Intersex Children Faced With Difficult Question

It is the first question people ask new parents. But as WBBM’s Steve Miller reports, for one birth in 4,500, there is no clear answer: Is it a boy or a girl?

02/09/2015

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Walter’s Perspective: President’s Cabinet Male-Heavy

CBS 2’s Walter Jacobson says the Commander-in-Chief’s Cabinet stands to lose any sense of gender balance in his second term.

01/10/2013

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State Ends Requirement Of Proof Of Genital Surgery For Birth Certificate Gender Changes

The State of Illinois is ending the requirement that people who change their gender on their birth certificates submit proof of genital surgery.

CBS Chicago–07/31/2012

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Transgender Illinoisans Win Changes On Birth Certificates

Three Illinois residents who have changed their gender are going to get new birth certificates that reflect the change.

CBS Chicago–07/22/2011