MBM assessment of the Gender Recognition Reform (Scotland) Bill

We have today published our review of the Scottish Government’s draft Gender Recognition Reform (Scotland) Bill. The review can be accessed here: https://murrayblackburnmackenzie.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/final-mbm-gra-reform.-assessment-of-draft-bill-and-consultation-24-january-2020-10-feb-2020.pdf MBM Assessment of draft Gender Recognition Bill and Consultation 24 January 2020 Our review assesses the draft…

Recording sex on medical records: a case study of NHS Scotland

1. Background Sex is an objective, verifiable, fundamental and immutable characteristic of the human body. Belonging to either the male or the female sex category has profound impacts on the medical needs of a person. This includes needs pertaining to…