transdada

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Sunday, April 25, 2004

First Chinese transsexual engaged
Zhang Lin, the first Chinese transsexual to be issued a marriage certificate, is legally engaged to her partner and will hold a big wedding ceremony on May 1st.   The grand engagement ceremony was held Saturday in Nanjing, the capital of east China's Jiangsu province, with a locally celebrated host presiding over the celebration.


Zhang Lin, the first Chinese transsexual to be issued a marriage certificate, is legally engaged to her partner and will hold a big wedding ceremony on May 1st.   The grand engagement ceremony was held Saturday in Nanjing, the capital of east China's Jiangsu province, with a locally celebrated host presiding over the celebration.
The 38 year old received not only her new ID card this March but also a marriage certificate approved by the civil affairs department.

Before her sex change operation Zhang Lin had been married to a woman and had a 12-year-old daughter.



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