Transgender Student’s Discrimination Suit Is Settled for $800,0000

Ashton Whitaker said that he had been forbidden from using boys bathrooms and felt degraded by administrators at his high school in Wisconsin.

An Embattled North Carolina Seeks to Outrun a Law’s Bitter Legacy

Seven months after North Carolina repealed H.B. 2, which restricted restroom access for transgender people, the state is still grappling with the law’s fallout.

Deal on North Carolina Bathroom Law Would Expand Transgender Protections

By RICHARD FAUSSET October 18, 2017 Gov. Roy Cooper of North Carolina and transgender rights advocates announced on Wednesday that they had hammered out a settlement of a federal lawsuit that would allow transgender people to use public restrooms that match...

Texas Governor Revives Stalled Transgender Bathroom Bill

By MANNY FERNANDEZ and DAVID MONTGOMERY June 6, 2017 HOUSTON — Gov. Greg Abbott reignited one of the most divisive issues in Texas politics on Tuesday, calling lawmakers back to the Capitol for a special session of the Legislature in part to...