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ACLU sues Michigan over driver’s licenses for transgender individuals

Thursday, May 21, 2015
Michigan
Six transgender Michigan residents sued the state Thursday over its strict policy on changing gender identities on driver's licenses. [...]

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Appeals court delays transgender inmate’s surgery after panel recommends parole

Thursday, May 21, 2015
Michelle-Lael Norsworthy
The separate decisions make it less likely that convicted killer Michelle-Lael Norsworthy will receive prison-funded sex reassignment surgery before she is released. [...]

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Arrest made in stabbing death of transgender woman in Philadelphia

Wednesday, May 20, 2015
London Banks
Raheam Felton, 31, of Southwest Philadelphia, was charged with murder and possession of an instrument of crime in the killing of London Banks earlier this week. [...]

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Parole could end transgender inmate’s effort to have reassignment surgery

Wednesday, May 20, 2015
Michelle-Lael Norsworthy
State officials say 51-year-old Michelle-Lael Norsworthy has postponed her parole hearing several times with the hope of having the surgery. [...]

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Connecticut birth certificate gender designation bill awaits Senate action

Friday, May 15, 2015
Connecticut State Capitol, in Hartford
A bill that would make it easier for transgender people in Connecticut to update their names and gender on their birth certificates faces one more legislative hurdle. [...]

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New York AG takes on transgender discrimination in health care

Friday, May 15, 2015
Eric Schneiderman
New York's attorney general has started a program to ensure transgender individuals have equal access to health care. [...]

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Attack on transgender man to be prosecuted as hate crime

Friday, May 15, 2015
Paul Wettengel
Paul Wettengel has been charged with third-degree assault and a bias-motivated crime after police said he punched and groped a man who is transgender. [...]

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Washington state blood bank sued for turning away transgender woman

Monday, May 11, 2015
Blood-donor
A woman says the for-profit company discriminated against her because she’s transgender and told her they’d notify other blood centers that she was on a permanent deferral list. [...]

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Virginia’s largest school district bans gender identity discrimination

Saturday, May 9, 2015
Fairfax-schools
The Fairfax County school board has voted to ban discrimination on the basis of gender identity in the school system. [...]

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California transgender inmate’s lawyers seek swift sex reassignment surgery

Friday, May 8, 2015
Michelle-Lael Norsworthy
The state has asked the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals for a stay as it appeals the San Francisco-based judge's order. [...]

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