NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 1: Marlow White and Donald Dunn speak with Huffington Post reporters in New York, Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2014. (Damon Dahlen/Huffington Post) *** Local Caption ***

Marlow White, 51, a transgender Manhattan man, filed a $2 million federal lawsuit against the New York City Police Department for allegedly repeatedly impeded attempts to report an alleged hate crime and failing to arrest the man who allegedly threatened White and White’s family. White claims that NYPD officers discriminated based on gender identity.

Trans Man Sues NYPD For Discrimination After Alleged Hate Crime