- Los Angeles TimesJul 24 11:05 PM
The Pentagon on Thursday lifted a long-standing ban against transgender men and women serving openly in the military, removing one of its last discriminatory hurdles and placing gender identity on par with race, religion, color, sex and sexual orientation. The announcement by Defense Secretary...
Mortal to Divine and Back: India’s Transgender G... - New York Times
Transgender man from Lucedale admits having sex ... - The Biloxi Sun Herald
Courts move towards transgender rights, but much... - Business Insurance
- Los Angeles TimesJul 22 11:49 PM
Fifty clerics in Pakistan issued a fatwa, or religious decree, saying that transgender people can marry under Islamic law — but only if they do not have “visible signs of both genders.” The clerics, affiliated with the Tanzeem Ittehad-i-Ummat religious law organization based in Lahore, said that...
- Richmond Times-DispatchJul 26 04:15 AM
LUCEDALE, Miss. (AP) — A 24-year-old Lucedale transgender man has pleaded guilty to sex crimes against a transgender minor.
- USA TodayJul 24 06:47 PM
Transgender woman serves as official timekeeper for Democratic convention
Sheriff: Navy seaman accused of robbing, stabbin... - The Biloxi Sun Herald
Transgender woman accused of Target voyeurism bo... - KITV Honolulu
Transgender woman accused of videotaping 18-year... - WPIX 11 New York
- Associated Press via Yahoo! NewsJul 20 06:06 PM
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A transgender student has filed a lawsuit alleging a Wisconsin school district won't let him use the boys' restrooms and repeatedly uses his female birth name, violating federal anti-discrimination laws and the U.S. Constitution.
Commanders have a lot to learn fast on transgend... - Stars and Stripes
'I'm not alone.' Survey shows more transgender T... - Dallas Morning News
- CBC via Yahoo Canada NewsJul 25 04:00 PM
The B.C. government has taken steps to protect transgender people. After years of pressure from the transgender community, the province on Monday introduced a bill to add "gender identity and expression" to the Human Rights Code. Dozens of transgender people and advocates came to Victoria to applaud the proposed change, including 13-year-old Tru Wilson.
- New York TimesJul 24 11:36 AM
During the 10-day Hindu festival Mayana Kollai, the troubles of transgender women are distant as they transform into the deities they worship and are revered by villagers.
- Chicago TribuneJul 20 11:38 AM
A transgender student has filed a federal lawsuit alleging a Wisconsin school district won't let him use the boys' restrooms and repeatedly uses his female birth name, violating federal anti-discrimination laws and the U.S. Constitution. The Transgender Law Center and the civil rights law firm...
Transgender Student Sues Wis. School District Ov... - CBS Minnesota
- WMCTV MemphisJul 25 05:49 PM
A transgender woman from Hattiesburg was found stabbed to death in a hotel room on the Gulf Coast this weekend.
- StuffJul 23 10:09 AM
When she was 15, a girl deposited her sperm at an Auckland fertility clinic. It was somewhat impersonal and medical, but the staff were kind and she didn't feel judged. The sample was taken away and frozen, in case she needs it again.
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