“TOMATOES” “TOM-AH-TOES” LET’S CALL THE WHOLE THING OFF!

Parents Marcel and Barry are raising a transgender child as reported in the July 8, 2013 edition of People. Niko always wanted to be a girl. Now known as Nikki, the 12 year boy is taking medication to prevent the onset of puberty. What if the man you married wants to become a woman? If you don’t want to be married to a woman can you divorce your husband on those grounds? Current Louisiana law does not address this situation. Divorce on other grounds would be available but you should consult with an attorney to find out if other remedies relating to support or property are available to you.