Caitlyn Jenner Is Legally Changing Her Name and Gender, Fears Threats of Physical Abuse

She’s making it official.

Caitlyn Jenner has reportedly filed legal documents in the L.A. County Superior Court on Tuesday, Sept. 15 to change her name from Bruce to Caitlyn, and her gender from male to female.

TMZ reports that the LGBT activist is fearful of providing the required information such as her medical history due to threats of physical harm that she has received. She is requesting that the judge keep her personal info private to avoid any further conflict.

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