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Panel Urges End To US Ban On Transgender Troops

The United States should join the dozen other nations that allow transgender people to serve in the armed forces, a commission led by a former U.S. surgeon general said in a report.

03/13/2014

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Calif. Schools Prepare For Transgender Rights Law

With a law that spells out the rights of transgender students in grades K-12 set to take effect in California, school districts are reviewing locker room layouts, scheduling sensitivity training for coaches, assessing who will sleep where during overnight field trips and reconsidering senior portrait dress codes.

12/26/2013

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Coalition Of Conservative Groups File Lawsuit To Block Transgender Student Restroom Change

California is the first state to pass a law allowing such choices by transgender K-12 students.

12/20/2013

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Transgender Woman Says LA Fitness Barred Her From Women’s Locker Room

A transgender woman claims she was recently disrespected and harassed at an LA Fitness in Montclair.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/29/2013

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2nd Arrest Made In Beating Of Transgender Woman In Hollywood

HOLLYWOOD (CBSLA.com) — Police on Wednesday announced the arrest of a second suspect in the beating of a transgender woman in Hollywood this past May. While conducting an on-going investigation, authorities said they got enough […]

10/23/2013

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Transgender Theology Professor At APU Will Reportedly Leave Post Of 15 Years

A theology professor at Azusa Pacific University may be leaving her post of 15 years after announcing last week that she identifies herself as a transgender man.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/23/2013

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Prop. 8 Players Join Bid To Repeal Transgender Law

An effort to overturn a new law allowing transgender students to choose which school restrooms they use and whether to play boys or girls sports got a boost Friday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/20/2013

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Transgender Student Vies For Homecoming Queen At Marina High School

A transgender student at Marina High School in Huntington Beach is vying to become the school’s Homecoming Queen.

09/06/2013

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Search Continues For Suspects In Transgender Woman’s Murder

San Bernardino County detectives are searching for two suspects in the murder of a transgender woman in Fontana.

08/23/2013

Fontana Police have named Dantjier Powell as a suspect in the murder of a transgender woman. Police believe he's traveling with Jamie Nicole Cotton. (credit: Fontana Police Department)

Suspect Sought In Murder Of Transgender Woman In Fontana

Fontana Police Detectives have named a suspect in the murder of a transgender woman beaten to death on Tuesday.

08/22/2013

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Vigil Held In Fontana For Transgendered Woman Found Murdered In Her Apartment

A vigil was held Wednesday in memory of a transgender woman found murdered inside her Fontana apartment Tuesday.

08/21/2013

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Calif. Governor Signs Transgender-Student Bill

California has become the first state to enshrine certain rights for transgender K-12 students in state law, requiring public schools to allow those students access to whichever restroom and locker room they want.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/12/2013

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Arcadia School District Settles Transgender Student Complaint

Arcadia school officials have agreed to a settlement in a case of alleged discrimination against a transgender student based on the student’s sex, federal prosecutors said Wednesday.

07/24/2013

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Calif. Lawmakers OK Bill To Let Transgender Students Decide Restroom Preference

The bill would make the state the first to give youths the right “to participate in sex-segregated programs, activities and facilities” based on their self-perception, regardless of their birth gender.

07/04/2013

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21-Year-Old Man Charged With Beating Transgender Woman In Hollywood

A 21-year-old Los Angeles man was charged Monday in an attack on a transgender woman in Hollywood last month.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/24/2013

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