Transgender

Raven-Symone talks about Caitlyn Jenner. Credit: DIMITRIOS KAMBOURIS

Raven-Symone On Caitlyn Jenner: ‘It’s Too Fast, Too Soon’

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19 hours ago

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Court Rules Transgender Teen’s Rights Violated

By DAVE COLLINS  Associated Press    HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut’s second-highest court ruled Monday that a transgender girl’s due process rights were violated last year when she was transferred from the custody of the […]

06/08/2015

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Lawmakers Vote To Make It Easier To Change Birth Certificates

The Connecticut legislature is sending a bill to Gov. Dannel P. Malloy that makes it easier for transgender people to update their names and gender on their birth certificates.

06/01/2015

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Bruce Jenner Comes Out As Transgender, Says ‘I Am A Woman’

In the 1970s, Bruce Jenner was a symbol of American masculinity as an Olympic champion. Nearly 40 years later, in an extraordinary television interview, Jenner told the world that he identifies as a woman and has felt gender confusion since he was a little boy growing up in the New York suburbs.

04/25/2015

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Child Advocate Agency Raps Child Welfare Officials

The state Office of Child Advocate has criticized state child welfare officials for their handling of a transgender girl held at a Connecticut detention center for boys.

07/23/2014

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Transgender Girl Moved To Male Facility

Child protection officials say a transgender girl who was moved from a women’s prison been relocated to a center for delinquent boys.

07/13/2014

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Jailed Transgender Teen Moved To Psych Center

A troubled transgender girl detained in the Connecticut adult women’s prison for two months without criminal charges was moved Tuesday to a psychiatric center for children following an outcry by her supporters.

06/24/2014

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Transgender Girl Being Moved Out Of Prison

Late Friday afternoon, state officials announced that a transgender girl is being moved out of prison next week.

06/20/2014

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Hearing On Trans Teen’s Detention Canceled

 HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ A federal judge has canceled a hearing on whether to order Connecticut officials to stop detaining a transgender teenager in an adult prison where she had been held for two months […]

06/15/2014

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Transgender Teen Relocated Within York Correctional

Connecticut’s child advocate says a transgender teenage girl has been moved out of a mental health unit at the state adult women’s prison and placed in another part of the jail, as the girl’s supporters criticize her alleged isolation.

05/13/2014

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