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Boy or girl? Society slowly accepting idea birth may not decide gender

ADVANCE FOR USE TUESDAY, MAY 28, 2013 AND THEREAFTER - Eli Erlick, 17, stands in a stairwell at the Capitol building in Sacramento, Calif. on Wednesday, April 17, 2013 after testifying before an education committee. Overall, attitudes about differences in gender identity have been changing, even in the last decade, says Erlick, a transgender student and graduating high school senior in Willits, Calif., a small town in the northern part of the state. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)