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Laverne Cox makes PEOPLE magazine ‘most beautiful’ list

Thursday, April 23, 2015
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The actress has left a big impression on Hollywood (and America) in a very short amount of time. Cox's skillful performance as Sophia on "Orange Is the New Black" and her work advocating for transgender women make her one of our boldest beauties yet. [...]

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Transgender teen settles with South Carolina over driver’s license photo

Wednesday, April 22, 2015
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A transgender South Carolina teenager has settled a lawsuit challenging the state Department of Motor Vehicles' policy governing a person's choice to take a driver's license photo wearing makeup. [...]

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Nevada state Assembly rejects controversial transgender ‘bathroom bill’

Tuesday, April 21, 2015
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The Nevada Assembly has rejected a bill that outraged transgender advocates and would have required students to use bathrooms corresponding to their biological sex. [...]

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Texas lawmaker delays hearing on transgender school ‘bathroom bill’

Wednesday, April 15, 2015
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A highly anticipated hearing on a bill limiting transgender students' use of Texas school bathrooms and locker rooms has been delayed after a veteran Republican told the author to soften his language. [...]

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Transgender man leads ‘Men’s Health’ magazine cover model competition

Wednesday, April 15, 2015
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When transgender vlogger and activist Aydian Dowling entered Men's Health's Ultimate Guy Search for a shot at being on the cover, he never imagined he'd receive such an outpouring of encouragement. [...]

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Transgender man sues loan company after executive demands he ‘dress and act like a woman’

Tuesday, April 14, 2015
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Tristan Broussard alleges he was forced to leave his job at First Tower Loan in Lake Charles, Louisiana, offices after a company executive found out he was listed on his driver's license as female. [...]

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Florida clinic agrees to pay $150k in transgender employee’s discrimination suit

Monday, April 13, 2015
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A central Florida eye clinic has agreed to pay $150,000 to resolve a discrimination lawsuit brought on behalf of a transgender employee who was terminated. [...]

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California corrections department to appeal judge’s order backing inmate’s sex change

Saturday, April 11, 2015
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California's corrections department said Friday that it will appeal a federal judge's order that it immediately provide a transgender inmate with sex-reassignment surgery. [...]

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Transgender advocates furious over Nevada proposed ‘bathroom bill’

Friday, April 10, 2015
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Transgender activists and progressive groups say they're appalled with a proposed Nevada law forcing students to use bathrooms corresponding to their biological sex. [...]

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Georgia prison officials change transgender inmate policy

Friday, April 10, 2015
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Georgia prison officials are changing how they treat inmates with gender identity conditions, just days after the U.S. Justice Department weighed in on a lawsuit filed by a transgender prisoner. [...]

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