Lorenzo Briones is a Man who identifies as a Woman. He has filed a number of lawsuits while incarcerated for a felony in California. He claimed that the prison mattress hurts his butt because he had silicone injected into his butt. The court dismissed his lawsuit.
(PC) Briones v. Harrington et al
(PC) Briones v. Harrington et al1
(PC) Briones v. Harrington et al2
Steven Scott Marlett is apparently a Man who identifies as a Woman. He recently lost his lawsuit in California claiming unjust treatment while he is incarcerated.
Shelby Horton and Merinda Waller are two female inmates who filed a lawsuit against Corrections Corporation of America and other defendants for their decision to house a male inmate, Carla Brenner, with them. The case was apparently settled.
Tennessee Man Sues for Placement in Women’s Facility for Three Years _ Prison Legal News
Carla Brenner is a Man who identifies as a Woman. He was housed in a Women’s prison for a petty crime and filed a lawsuit in 2011 for the violation of his rights. The lawsuit was dismissed because he failed to exhaust his administrative remedies prior to bringing the action in federal court.
Lawsuit filed over man sent to women’s jail in Nashville – WSMV Channel 4
Roy A. Mitchell Jr., also known as “Mrs. Thang,” “Chocolate” and “Lisa,” is a registered sex offender convicted of sexual enticement of a child in 2010 – this means he had sex with a child:
948.07(1) Child enticement. Whoever, with intent to commit any of the following acts, causes or attempts to cause any child who has not attained the age of 18 years to go into any vehicle, building, room or secluded place is guilty of a Class D felony:
(1) Having sexual contact or sexual intercourse with the child in violation of s. 948.02, 948.085, or 948.095.
Mitchell is the latest transgender darling touted by media because he alleges he suffered maltreatment while incarcerated. He is a regular litigant, suing now-retired Dane County Sgt. Carl Koehler for equal protection violations (now dismissed) and for hormones. Mitchell is currently in jail for beating up a man.
‘They wanted this to be quiet’_ A transgender inmate in the Dane County Jail is suing over her treatment _ Crime and Courts _ host.madison
Transgender inmate at Dane County Jail describes challenges, discrimination _ The Daily Cardinal – University of Wisconsin-Madison _ host.madison
Mitchell, Roy v. Kallas, Kevin et al
The ACLU has filed a complaint with the Iowa Civil Rights Commission against the Drury Inn, alleging gender and race discriminating against Meagan Taylor, of St. Louis, a black transgender woman. Taylor was arrested after the hotel complained that he was engaged in prostitution.
Transgender woman jailed for eight days sues Iowa hotel _ US news _ The Guardian
Complaint filed in transgender woman’s arrest at hotel _ Local News – KCCI Home
Transgender inmate released from jail, gaining attention _ Local News – KCCI Home
Aja Kennedy, formerly known as Edward “Toni” Brunetta, formally withdrew his lawsuit from the U.S. District Court of New Hampshire, where he claimed he was harassed and sexually assaulted while incarcerated at the Rockingham County jail. Kennedy’s lawyer, Lawrence Vogelman, filed notice with the court that Kennedy “no longer wishes to proceed in this action.”
Transgender woman drops suit alleging assault in jail – News – seacoastonline
Eugene Dickerson recently lost his lawsuit that he was discriminated against in prison because he is transgender.
Prior blog post.
Dickerson v. Gordon
Jason Lopez is a Man who identifies as a Women. He claims he was discriminated against because of his transgenderism while serving a prison sentence for attempted burglary. He alleges he was denied permission to attend religious services because he is transgender. A federal court recently allowed his lawsuit to proceed.
Lopez v. Cipolini
Lopez v. Cipolini Information