People Can Now Choose Male, Female or X on NYC Birth Certificates

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New York joins several other cities and states that allow a third gender option for official documents

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio on Tuesday signed into law a bill that will create a third gender option on birth certificates.

Under the new law, birth certificates can list gender as “male,” “female” or “X,” allowing people who don’t identify as either male or female to better reflect their identities.

The measure also makes it easier...