Biological men can legally become women and gain their legal protections, a Scottish judge has ruled, in a landmark case which raised new fears over the dangers of Nicola Sturgeon’s transgender reforms.
Lady Haldane on Wednesday confirmed that gender recognition certificates (GRCs) change a person’s sex in the eyes of UK equalities law, in a judgment issued just a week before MSPs vote on a system which would allow Scots to obtain the documents simply by signing a declaration.
The judge isn’t telling us the truth, that ineffable and unalterable. The judge is telling us what the law says. Rather the point being that we all agree that’s what it does say but some think it shouldn’t…….