Corriere.it tells the story of Alessandro and his wife. He decide to go through a sex change and becomes Alessandra. She goes to have her new gender reported on her papers and I.D. but the city officials now face a new problem: Alessandra (as a man) was married (to a woman), if the simply change the gender indication this would result in an official recognition of same sex marriage. The local authorities decide to have a court to solve their problem.
The Court of Bologna has ruled that their marriage is finished, the couple is divorced, even without their consent.