Minnesota Wants To Intervene In Transgender Student's LawsuitMinnesota's American Civil Liberties Union's chapter says the school board singled out the student and forced him to use a separate changing room.
SPPD Drafts 1st Policy On Transgender, Gender Non-Conforming PeopleAmong the features of the policy is the requirement for personnel to use preferred pronounced and adopted names.
Health Care Is New Front For Transgender Rights Under TrumpThe Trump administration is coming under fire for rewriting a federal rule that bars discrimination in health care based on "gender identity."
Bills Seeking To Curb LGBT Rights Failing Across The USIn a striking shift from recent years, major legislation curtailing LGBT rights has been completely stymied in state capitols around the country this year amid anxiety by Republican leaders over igniting economic backlash if they are depicted as discriminatory.
Mpls. Students Allowed To Indicate Chosen Name, Gender"We all deserve to be referred to by our proper names and pronouns. Having one's gender identity recognized and validated is important."
Trump Order Would Ban Most Trans Troops From ServingPresident Donald Trump released an order Friday night banning most transgender troops from serving in the military except under "limited circumstances," following up on his calls last year to ban transgender individuals from serving.
1st Openly Trans Woman Elected To Major U.S. City CouncilAndrea Jenkins has been elected as Minneapolis City Council member for Ward 8.
Women Sue Iowa Over Medicaid Transgender Coverage BanIowa's Medicaid code bans sex reassignment surgeries, saying they're "cosmetic, reconstructive or plastic surgery."
'U' Study: 3 Percent Of H.S. Students Identify As TransgenderThis marks the first large-scale, population-based study of gender nonconformity among youth.
Trump Says Transgender People 'Not Allowed' In U.S. MilitaryTrump said that the military needs to be focused on "victory."
'I Want To Lead A Path': Transgender Troops Leading The Way To More Inclusive Military"I don't want it to be a thing, or a label," Sgt. Sebastian Nemec said. "I'm a soldier. That is the first thing I am."
Judge Dismisses Mom's Lawsuit Against Transgender Teen DaughterJudge Paul Magnuson dismissed the lawsuit, determining it to be without merit.
Dayton, Activists Slam Trump For Lifting Transgender Bathroom GuidanceDayton spoke out against the decision, saying it "demonizes children who simply want to go to the bathroom."
Mom Sues Transgender Daughter, Health Agencies Over Reassignment TreatmentA fight over sex-change treatment for a northern Minnesota teenager and parental rights is playing out in court.
Youth Groups Fight Bills Limiting Transgender RightsA coalition of youth-oriented groups is calling on the nation's governors to reject measures it says are harmful to young transgender Americans.