Tag: United States

Riverside County Sheriff's Department (USA)

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California’s second biggest sheriff’s department has announced the addition of a policy addressing how the jail and corrections facility interacts…

Teresa Brugliera v. DOC (USA)

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Teresa Brugliera, Offender ID W47605, is serving a life sentence in a Massachusetts prison. He has court-ordered treatment for his gender identity…

Connecticut (USA)

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The Connecticut Department of Insurance issued a Bulletin directing insurance companies to ensure that there is no discrimination against insured…

Jessica Lynn (USA)

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Jessica Lynn’s ex-wife sued him in Texas in 2012 to terminate Lynn’s parental rights to her 12-year-old son on grounds…

[REDACTED] v. Gwinnett County, Georgia et al. (USA)

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A transgender woman filed a lawsuit after he was allegedly sexually assaulted by a deputy while in jail. Former Deputy…

Cossey v. the United Kingdom (European Court of Human Rights)

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In 1990, the European Court of Human Rights held that there had been no violation of Article 8 (right to respect…

New Jersey (USA)

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Assembly Bill 4097/Senate Bill 2786 was approved by a state committee in New Jersey.  This bill revises the requirements for…

Change.org @Change @RedIsDead

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Internal documents leaked by a Change.org staffer explain that Change.org’s new “openness policy” is a result of a rapidly expanding…

Norma Ballhorn v. Legends Food & Fun (USA)

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Norma Ballhorn, a man who “identifies as a woman,” filed a complaint in 2012 with the Washington State Human Rights…

New York State (USA)

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Transgender Rights Activists are pressing New York Governor Andrew Cuomo and New York State Health Commissioner Nirav Shah to overturn…