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Fired transgender Connecticut police officer sues for discrimination

Tuesday, January 20, 2015
Francesca Quaranta
A transgender Connecticut police officer fired last June has filed a lawsuit alleging discrimination based on sexual orientation and wrongful termination. [...]

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Ky. bill targets transgender students by restricting facilities to biological sex

Monday, January 19, 2015
C.B. Embry Jr.
The "Kentucky Student Privacy Act," proposed by State Sen. C.B. Embry Jr., would allow parents to sue the school for $2,500 if their child encountered a transgender student in a school restroom. [...]

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Pennsylvania governor-elect names transgender woman as Physician General

Monday, January 19, 2015
Dr. Rachel Levine
Pennsylvania Gov.-elect Tom Wolf has announced that Dr. Rachel Levine is his choice for Physician General of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Levine would be the highest-ranked transgender woman in state government history. [...]

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‘Glee’ introduces transgender storyline in groundbreaking episode

Saturday, January 17, 2015
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Glee has introduced a new transgender storyline for Dot Marie Jones' character Shannon Beiste. In an emotional scene, the football coach reveals that she will be transitioning from a woman to a man. [...]

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Montana High School Association shelves proposed policy for transgender athletes

Friday, January 16, 2015
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The decision to withdraw the proposal came after the four executive board members determined there is insufficient support among the association's member schools. [...]

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Russia does a u-turn, says transgender citizens will not be banned from driving

Thursday, January 15, 2015
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Russian officials have given transgender individuals the green light to continue driving after a new road safety decree sparked panic last week that they would be banned from the road. [...]

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Montana high school association to vote on policy for transgender student athletes

Sunday, January 11, 2015
Montana
The proposed policy would enable transgender teens to compete in high school athletics based on their gender identity. [...]

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Man pleads guilty to hate crime charge in stabbing of transgender girl on D.C. train

Saturday, January 10, 2015
Reginald Klaiber
Reginald Klaiber, 25, of Greenbelt, Md., pleaded guilty to assault with a dangerous weapon with a hate crime enhancement Friday in Superior Court in Washington. [...]

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Saks claims transgender employees are not protected from sex discrimination

Friday, January 9, 2015
Saks Fifth Avenue store in Houston
The department store chain made the claim in response to a lawsuit filed by a transgender former employee, alleging discrimination, harassment and a hostile work environment based on her gender identity. [...]

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Russia lists transgender people among those unfit to drive

Friday, January 9, 2015
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New Russian road safety regulations bar transgender and transsexual people and others the government classifies as suffering for sexual and mental "disorders" from driving. [...]

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