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Reversing Trump, Pentagon to release new transgender policy

New rules to broaden access to medical care, gender transition

Trans women speak out about President Joe Biden’s cabinet pick

Activists in Lexington say Biden’s pick of Dr. Rachel Levine, a trans woman, for Assistant Secretary of Health is an historic moment.

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.

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Beshear challenges law shifting fair board appointment power

Gov. Beshear has asked a judge to strike down a Republican-backed law that eroded his appointment authority over the state fair board.

Elkhorn City man killed in crash in Pike County

42-year old Jason Spangler died Saturday when the pickup truck he was driving went off the road and over an embankment, according to KSP.

Report: UK professor dies from accidental fall in her home

Dr. Susan Odom was found in her home by a co-worker on Sunday, according to the Kentucky Kernel.

101st Airborne deploying soldiers to Fort Knox as part of exercise

The 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) will deploy approximately 160 Soldiers to Fort Knox, Kentucky, in support of an Emergency Deployment Readiness Exercise to be held there.