Idaho name change for transgender people

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A reader writes in July 2004:

I changed names in 2000 but as of this date it is still not possible to change the gender marker, I am in contact with the head of Health and Welfare working to make this happen. Unfortunately Idaho is a staunch LDS/Mormon state.

http://www2.state.id.us/dhw/vital_stats/appmenu.html

Idaho state law

Instructions for Name Change CAO Inst 13

http://www2.state.id.us/CAO/forms.asp?CAT_ID=2

Legal precedent for transsexuals

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