Judge Denies Parents' Attempt To Change Transgender Child's NameAn Ohio judge refused to allow Leigh and Kylen Whitaker's attempt to change their 15-year-old's name from Heidi to Elliott.
Cuomo: N.Y. Will Protect Transgender Patients' Coverage From ACA ChangesState-level protections for transgender patients are being proposed in advance of possible federal changes to the Affordable Care Act.
Advocacy Groups Say Killings Of Transgender People On The RiseAt least 25 transgender people in the United States have been homicide victims so far this year, the highest annual total on record, according to advocacy groups that have been monitoring the grim phenomenon and seeking ways to reduce the toll.
White House Communications Director Anthony Scaramucci Rips Priebus, Bannon In New InterviewIn the article, Scaramucci accused Priebus of leaking his financial disclosure form and used vulgarities and expletives to attack Bannon.
Kristen Browde Becomes First Transgender Woman To Run On Major Party Ticket In N.Y.For the first time in New York State, a major political party has nominated a transgender woman for political office.
Hundreds Flock To Stonewall To Protest Trump's Reversal Of Transgender Bathroom PolicyA bathroom battle stretches from the White House to the Tri-State Area and across the country.
Boy Scouts Of America To Begin Admitting Transgender ChildrenThe Boy Scouts of America announced Monday that it will allow transgender children who identify as boys to enroll in its boys-only programs.
Activist Sarah McBride Becomes First Openly Transgender Person To Address National ConventionActivist Sarah McBride became the first openly transgender person to speak at a national political convention Thursday.
Transgender Track Star Stirs Controversy Competing In Alaska's Girls' State Meet ChampionshipsA transgender high school track athlete in Alaska made history – and created controversy – after competing in the girls’ state meet championships.
New York City Launches Nation's First Government-Led Citywide Transgender Bathroom Ad CampaignNew York City launched Monday the nation’s first government-led citywide ad campaign affirming every transgender person’s right to use the bathroom consistent with their gender identity.
Ted Cruz Slams Donald Trump Over Support Of 'Genderless' BathroomsRepublican presidential candidate Donald Trump said Thursday that transgender people should be able to use whichever bathroom they choose, sparking criticism from rival Ted Cruz.
Man Who Repeatedly Punched Transgender Woman Pleads Guilty To ManslaughterA man who repeatedly punched a transgender woman in New York City has pleaded guilty to manslaughter.
New York Finalizes Ban On Transgender DiscriminationThe state already prohibits discrimination based on race, religion, disability and gender.
Parents Of Transgender Children Share Their StoriesExperts say family support is crucial. Without it, many transgender kids suffer from anxiety, depression and high rates of suicide.
Cuomo Issues Executive Order To Add Gender Identity To Anti-Bias RulesNew York state Gov. Andrew Cuomo has elected to use his executive power to expand the state’s anti-discrimination rules to protect transgender state residents.