Jayna Kothari and Diksha Sanyal

Jayna Kothari is an advocate practicing in the Karnataka High Court and the Supreme Court of India and is director, Centre for Law and Policy research, Bangalore. She was the counsel for the Intervenors in this petition before the Karnataka High Court.

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Courts Recognizing Transgender Rights

Courts Recognizing Transgender Rights

On 6th of February 2017, a law which discriminated against transgender people was amended for the first time in India. This marks a significant victory for the transgender rights movement in India. While the Indian Supreme Court ...