Transgenders file petition against Section 377 in Supreme Court2 min read . Updated: 22 Jul 2016, 05:57 PM IST
The writ petition follows one filed by members of the LGBT community last month; both have been referred to the chief justice of India
In a first, a petition filed by members of the transgender community that challenges the constitutionality of Section 377, which criminalizes adult same-sex consensual intercourse, was heard before a two-judge bench of the Supreme Court on Friday.
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