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US judge dismisses lawsuit over transgender pronoun dispute

A professor's lawsuit against a university is dismissed. The professor says the school violated his rights by requiring him to use a transgendered students' preferred pronouns.

Suit dismissed alleging WVa trans teen harassed in bathroom

A judge in West Virginia has dismissed a lawsuit filed on behalf of a transgender male student who said an assistant principal harassed him.

Dayton becomes 12th Kentucky city to pass fairness ordinance

With a unanimous 5-0 vote Tuesday night, Dayton, in Northern Kentucky, became the 12th Kentucky city to pass a fairness ordinance. 

Mayor who posted about ‘killing out’ gays has posted apology

A rural Alabama mayor who posted online about "killing out" gay and transgender people has posted an apology, after initially denying he was responsible.

HHS rolls back protections for transgender people

A new Trump administration rule would roll back sex discrimination protection for transgender people in health services.

Kentucky city rejects anti-discrimination ordinance

Officials in a southcentral Kentucky city have voted against an ordinance that would add specific housing and employment protections for gay, lesbian and transgender residents.

AMA blasts reasoning for military’s transgender policy

A new Trump administration regulation set to go into effect Friday directs military secretaries to kick out transgender service members who refuse to serve in their birth sex and "given an opportunity to correct those deficiencies."

Lawsuit: Comments on transgender treatment led to demotion

Medical professor is suiing the University of Louisville saying he was demoted over his comments on how to treat transgender children.

Military spent nearly $8M on transgender care

The Pentagon has spent nearly $8 million to treat more than 1,500 transgender troops since 2016 when the Obama administration changed the policy to allow them to serve openly.

BREAKING: High court lets military implement transgender restrictions

The high court on Tuesday reversed lower-court orders preventing the Pentagon from implementing its plans.

Kentuckians weigh in on gender debate

People in the transgender community are worried their rights could be taken away after news the Trump administration is looking to narrow the definition of gender.

University of Kentucky Police Department creates LGBTQ* liaisons

This week, two University of Kentucky police officers are making history.

Kentucky man, transgender wife sue Amazon for workplace bias

The lawsuit, filed in U.S. District Court in Covington, Kentucky, alleges that Dane Lane and Allegra Schawe-Lane were targeted with threats, slurs and sexual harassment by numerous colleagues at their shipping facility

Kentucky reacts to the transgender military ban

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) - After the tweet from the president Wednesday, many people were very vocal about his stance. While transgender service members have...

Trump to bar transgender individuals from armed forces.

President Donald Trump says he will bar transgender individuals from serving "in any capacity" in the U.S. armed forces.

Kentuckians react to President Trump’s stance on transgender students

President Trump has withdrawn federal protections for transgender student put into place by the Obama administration.

Kentucky Democrat Files Transgender Bathroom Bill

A Democratic lawmaker in Kentucky has filed a bill to ban transgender bathroom use in public buildings.

Bevin rules out transgender bathroom bill

Kentucky's Republican governor says he will not use the state's new GOP majority to push through a bill restricting transgender bathroom use.

Bevin praises ruling blocking Obama’s school bathroom policy

Governor Matt Bevin has praised a federal judges' ruling blocking President Barack Obama's bathroom order for public schools, saying it reaffirms the right of local control.

Texas judge temporarily blocks Obama’s transgender directive

A federal judge in Texas has temporarily blocked an Obama administration directive on bathroom rights for transgender students in U.S. public schools.

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