First “non-binary” identification card issued in Chile

On Friday, Chile’s civil registry workplace issued the primary identification card to a “non-binary” individual after the Court docket of Appeals dominated in her favor.

“It is not a victory for me; it is a collective victory,” mentioned Shane Cienfuegos, the primary individual to have an ‘X’ within the gender part of their ID card. Cienfuegos known as the occasion “historic.”

The Chilean Civil Court docket dominated towards Cienfuegos’ recognition as a non-binary individual in November 2021, though the Court docket of Appeals modified the unique determination in July this 12 months.

That is the primary time a non-binary identification card . . .

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