N.H. residents apply for licenses with ‘X’ gender
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For Linds Jakows, Friday was about a lot more than a tiny symbol placed on a plastic card.

“It’s going to feel really validating when I get to hand over that license for the first time and have people see me as I really am,” Jakows said standing outside the entrance of the Concord Department of Motor Vehicles.

The 29-year-old walked through the DMV’s front doors and got in line at the front desk, with a state form in hand signed by a medical professional – one that would allow Jakows to get a state ID that reflects Jakows’s non-binary identity.

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