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Oregon is the first state where residents can choose to have an “X,” for non-specified, displayed on their driver’s license.
A “Resist March” in Los Angeles against President Donald Trump took the place of the city’s annual pride parade.
The president was the guest of honor at a conference organized and sponsored by anti-LGBT groups just days ahead of the anniversary of the Pulse nightclub shooting.
Protesters who oppose the Capital Pride parade’s corporate backing briefly blocked the parade route and forced it to be rerouted.
The Education Department “is not going to be issuing decrees” on civil rights, according to DeVos.
As Trump breaks tradition, daughter Ivanka receives backlash for empty support of LGBT community.
History Unerased is the only entity licensed by the U.S. Department of Education to provide lesson-ready curricula covering LGBT issues.
Transgender and gender nonconforming people were also more likely to report limitations and problems with memory, concentration and decision-making.
A unanimous three-judge panel agreed that Ashton Whitaker was likely to face “irreparable harm” if banned from the boys’ bathrooms.
A memo instructed each military branch to examine their “readiness to begin assessing transgender applicants into military service on July 1, 2017.”
Critics said the House and Senate versions of the bill undermined civil rights and used children as political pawns.
Gender confirmation surgery encompasses a number of procedures, including operations on the chest or face.
Kate Lynn Blatt is the first transgender person to be allowed to sue under the Americans with Disabilities Act for gender dysphoria.
Dan Patrick defended the bill, saying: “This has never been about discrimination. It is about common sense, common decency and public safety.”
Judge W. Mitchell Nance said he would refuse to hear cases involving lesbian, gay or bisexual adults hoping to adopt children.
The legislation requires words in Tennessee law be interpreted with their “natural and ordinary meaning, without forced or subtle construction that would limit or extend the meaning of the language.”
More fantasy language from Republicans denying discrimination. Hate uses religion again as the orphan and abortion count likely to rise as consequence.
“So-called ‘conversion therapy’ isn’t therapy at all — it’s a tortuous, fraudulent practice,” said Sen. Cory Booker (D-N.J.), one of the bill’s sponsors.
Republicans told the president to consider Americans that “have been harmed and left unprotected for far too many years” — religious conservatives.
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit awarded $585,470 in attorneys’ fees and about $20,000 in costs arising from the challenge to the plaintiffs in the case.
Rights groups criticized the NCAA for returning to North Carolina while its cities were still banned from passing anti-discrimination laws.
The filing marks the first significant move in a complicated legal battle challenging the state’s nondiscrimination laws since the replacement of the original law.
In its 8-3 decision, the court bucked decades of rulings that LGBT people are not protected by the milestone civil rights law, because they are not specifically mentioned in it.
A majority of the board “reluctantly” voted to permit the state to be considered for championship games in light of the new measure, the NCAA said.