DOYLESTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A judge on Wednesday cleared the way for a 48-year-old transgender woman to undergo gender-reassignment surgery, rejecting her parents' effort to block the operation because they say she's mentally incompetent.
(WB) A federal judge on Tuesday declined to dismiss a lawsuit that a transgender man filed against his Virginia school district’s bathroom policy.
State prison officials must immediately resume hormone treatments for a transgender inmate who argued that she suffered a medical setback including facial hair growth and depression when her treatments stopped, a federal judge ruled on Wednesday.
(EDGE) A federal judge says Idaho must provide gender confirmation surgery to a transgender inmate who has been living as a woman for years but who has continuously been housed in a men's prison.
A federal judge ruled in favor of Orange County in a lawsuit brought up by a transgender inmate who was raped by a fellow inmate while in the custody of the county in 2008.
(CNN) A federal judge in Texas has issued a nationwide injunction barring federal government agencies from taking action against school districts that don't follow the Obama administration's guidance on transgender bathroom policies in schools.
A transgender inmate who says she was called "it" and "some kind of animal" by guards who watched her shower has won a legal victory that forces the Maryland prison system to better train for how to treat transgender people, advocates say.
(AP) The nation's juvenile detention centers are largely ill-equipped to handle transgender teens, leaving them vulnerable to bullying, sexual assault, depression and suicide, advocates say.
(AP) The Kansas Republican Party has voted to oppose all efforts to validate transgender identity.
(AP) Members of a Kansas public library board are considering a request to move books that include transgender characters out of the children's section.
Reaction was swift last week when the Kavasutra Kava Bar’s Instagram page posted a series of transphobic and sexist comments.
(CNN) -- Christmas Day nearly three years ago, one of Britain's best-known sports personalities woke up in a London park; two dogs were licking his face, a smashed bottle of wine lay by his side, and prescription pills were strewn across the ground.
(CNN) For decades, every year she's been active in the transgender community, Isa Noyola has attended a funeral for a friend.
A New Orleans transgender woman is filing a lawsuit after Louisiana prison officers ordered her to strip naked before visiting her incarcerated brother.
Police may soon know more about the transgender woman whose body was found along a Clermont road in 1988.
Members of the Las Vegas community are coming out in support after a hangout spot for the transgender community was attacked by a shooter.
That’s the number of transgender women that have been killed this year. These women were shot or violently killed. Disproportionately, they are women of color.
(WB) A federal appeals court has reaffirmed its decision to keep in place an injunction barring the Trump administration from enforcing its transgender military ban, setting the stage for an initial review of the policy at the U.S. Supreme Court before U.S. Associate Justice Anthony Kennedy steps down.
Laverne Cox is striking a pose and making history for Cosmopolitan South Africa’s February issue. The actress, known for her roles in Netflix’s “Orange Is The New Black” and FOX’s remake of the “Rocky Horror Picture Show,” is featured as the magazine’s first trans model for their special “Say Yes to Love” issue.
When Laverne Cox contemplated suicide, she planned to leave a note in her pocket listing her name, preferred gender, pronouns and the fact that she should be referred to as a woman.