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Prisoner Wins Sex-Change Surgery Case


Judge Mark Wolf has ruled that prison officials should permit sex change surgery for a murderer convicted (as Robert Kosilek) of killing his wife in 1990. Kosilek, who is now named Michelle, filed suit in 2005 stating the sex change was a medical necessity. On Sept. 4, Judge Wolf agreed.

Aired: 09/05/12

Rating: NR

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