- Reuters via Yahoo! NewsMay 25 03:00 PM
Officials from 11 U.S. states sued the Obama administration on Wednesday to overturn a directive telling schools to let transgender students use bathrooms matching their gender identity, decrying the policy as "a massive social experiment." Ramping up the simmering battles over contentious cultural issues in America, the states, led by Texas and most with Republican governors, accused the ...
- The Christian Science MonitorMay 25 01:45 PM
Texas and 10 other states are suing the Obama administration over its directive to public schools to let transgender students use the bathrooms and locker rooms of their chosen gender.
Eleven States Sue Obama Administration Over Tran... - The Wall Street Journal
Sen. Cornyn: Obama is 'master of distraction' wi... - Dallas Morning News
- New York TimesMay 25 11:34 AM
The American Civil Liberties Union and the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission provide insight.
- AFP via Yahoo! NewsMay 25 02:41 PM
Eleven US states sued President Barack Obama's administration Wednesday over federal guidelines telling public schools to let transgender students use the bathroom of their choice, the latest twist in a bitter legal standoff with the White House. The move led by Texas further escalates a national feud over an issue that has become a lightning rod both for the transgender community, and ...
- Time MagazineMay 24 10:23 AM
Call-out signals a new strategy for trans-related political activism
- NBC NEWSMay 24 07:21 AM
Forty percent said transgender people should be allowed to use the restroom of the gender with which they identify, while 31 percent disagreed.
Report Finds Few Barriers to Open Transgender Mi... - The Wall Street Journal
Transgender rights fight is about dignity, not p... - Chicago Tribune
- The Atlantic via Yahoo! NewsMay 25 01:29 PM
Officials from 11 states filed a lawsuit Wednesday to reverse the Obama administration’s legal stance on transgender discrimination in public schools, setting up a second major legal battle over transgender rights in the federal courts.
US states oppose transgender edict - BBC News
Transgender first-grader making her way, Mom say... - WHIO-TV 7 Dayton
Legal battles concern Clark County family of tra... - Springfield News-Sun
- Oklahoma's NewsChannel 4May 25 08:06 PM
OKLAHOMA CITY – Twice declared dead by Republican leadership and the LGBT community, a bill opponents see as anti-transgender is ready to make a comeback. That means LGBT activists are back at the capitol, trying to defeat it for a third time. “When it got revived and then it died again, I was thinking ‘Three […]
Transgender bathroom bill debuts, but isn't a pr... - Detroit Free Press
Transgender bathroom bill resurrected - Oklahoma's NewsChannel 4
As House vote nears, transgender-bill foes rally - Lowell Sun
- Associated Press via Yahoo! NewsMay 25 02:47 PM
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas and 10 other states are suing the Obama administration over its directive to U.S. public schools to let transgender students use the bathrooms and locker rooms that match their gender identity.
- Associated Press via Yahoo! NewsMay 23 02:53 PM
DALLAS (AP) — A detention facility for immigrants set to open later this year in Texas will include a special unit for transgender people, the second of its kind in the federal system.
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