Gov. Brown Signs Landmark Bill Ensuring Medical Care, Counseling, Surgery For Transgender Youth In Foster CareAssembly Bill 2119 ensures that medical services, which include counseling, hormone therapy and surgery, will be covered by Medi-Cal for transgender and gender nonconforming youths in California's foster care system.
Activist To Play TV's First Transgender SuperheroNicole Maines gained national attention for her battle against her Orono, Maine school district over her right to use the girls' bathroom.
Judge Denies Parents' Attempt To Change Transgender Child's NameAn Ohio judge refused to allow Leigh and Kylen Whitaker's attempt to change their 15-year-old's name from Heidi to Elliott.
'Homelessness Is Not A Crime,' Say Residents In Trendy LA Enclave Who Want Violence, Crime At Encampment AddressedIn a video posted to YouTube, a nighttime fight can be seen breaking out along an encampment next to Poinsettia Park in L.A.'s Fairfax District, just one more sign of what neighbors say has become a dangerous, violent situation in the area.
Denny's Apologizes After Political Candidate Confronts Transgender Woman In RestroomJazmina Saavedra posted a video to her Facebook page Tuesday after complaining to management that a man was in the women's restroom.
White House Announces Policy To Ban Most Transgender People From Serving In MilitaryAccording to a Pentagon memo about the policy, exceptions to the ban include people who have been "stable for 36 consecutive months in their biological sex prior to accession," servicemembers who "do not require a change of gender" and troops who started serving under the Obama administration's policy prior to the new memo.
Jeffrey Tambor Fired From 'Transparent' Following Amazon Investigation Into Sexual Misconduct AllegationsJeffrey Tambor's firing comes after a transgender co-star and a former assistant accused the actor of sexual misconduct in 2017.
Health Experts Alarmed Over CDC Allegedly Banning 7 Words Including 'Fetus,' 'Transgender'On Saturday a CDC official confirmed CDC officials were given "feedback" from higher ranks of the federal government at a recent meeting to reconsider certain language in draft budget documents.
Transgender Recruits Can Enlist In Military Jan. 1 Despite Trump's Proposed BanTwo federal courts have already ruled against Donald Trump's demand to ban transgender individuals from the military.
Man Sentenced In Skid Row Killing Of Transgender PartnerDaniel Molayem was found guilty of first-degree murder in November for shooting his partner of 15 years Kourtney Yochum.
Caitlyn Jenner To Trump: ‘This Is A Disaster’Jenner addressed Trump’s decision to revoke an Obama-era directive on transgender bathrooms.