California Is The First State To Denounce ‘Corrective’ Surgery On Intersex Children

California’s legislature passed a historic resolution on Tuesday that affirms the rights of intersex people. The resolution, SCR-110, formally condemns unnecessary surgery on intersex babies that is often performed by doctors to “correct” the child’s genitals. The resolution defines intersex people as “individuals born with variations in their physical sex characteristics” and who “may present(…)