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How a tiny city in New York became a beacon for transgender healthcare

How a tiny city in New York became a beacon for transgender healthcare
theguardian.com — Four times a year, Jill Williams, 62, climbs into the cab of her 2010 Toyota pickup and heads from Pittsfield, Massachusetts to a doctor's office two-and-a-half hours away. Williams, who is transgender, has grown used to the drive.

Oklahoma court rules that forced oral sex is not rape if victim is unconscious from drinking

rawstory.com — Ruling is sparking outrage among critics who say the judicial system was engaged in victim-blaming and buying outdated notions about rape An Oklahoma court has stunned local prosecutors with a declaration that state law doesn't criminalize oral sex with a victim who is completely unconscious.

Oklahoma court: oral sex is not rape if victim is unconscious from drinking

Oklahoma court: oral sex is not rape if victim is unconscious from drinking
theguardian.com — An Oklahoma court has stunned local prosecutors with a declaration that state law doesn't criminalize oral sex with a victim who is completely unconscious. The ruling, a unanimous decision by the state's criminal appeals court, is sparking outrage among critics who say the judicial system was engaged in victim-blaming and buying outdated notions about rape.

Transgender Virginia teen's bathroom case can go forward, appeals court rules

Transgender Virginia teen's bathroom case can go forward, appeals court rules
theguardian.com — In a significant victory for transgender rights advocates, a federal appeals court ruled Tuesday that a Virginia school board is violating anti-discrimination laws by barring a transgender boy from using the boys' restroom. The ruling makes the fourth circuit court of appealsthe highest court in the country to weigh in on the fight for access to restrooms, locker rooms, and other spaces segregated by gender.

Boston University sexual harassment suit claims school protected professor

Boston University sexual harassment suit claims school protected professor
theguardian.com — Two former students of an acclaimed Boston University music professor have brought detailed accusations against him for sexual harassment, in a lawsuit claiming the university protected the professor despite evidence of his serial offenses.

North Carolina governor refuses to reverse anti-LGBT law in executive order

North Carolina governor refuses to reverse anti-LGBT law in executive order
theguardian.com — North Carolina governor Pat McCrory said on Tuesday he wants to change a new state law that prevents people from suing over discrimination in state court, but he's not challenging a measure regarding bathroom access for transgender people. His announcement comes as fallout widens over the law he signed last month that would limit protections for gay, lesbian and transgender people.

The end of #FreeKesha: judge's ruling brings pop star back to square one

The end of #FreeKesha: judge's ruling brings pop star back to square one
theguardian.com — After a grueling 18-month legal battle between Kesha, the world-famous pop star, and Dr Luke, her former producer who she claims raped her, a ruling this week by a New York state judge has brought their furious dispute back to where it started: two lawsuits, telling bitterly opposite stories.

Judge rejects Kesha’s sexual assault case: ‘Every rape is not a gender-motivated hate crime’

rawstory.com — Ruling comes after her attorneys argued it was 'slavery' to continue to force the international pop star to work with companies controlled by her alleged rapist A judge in New York has ruled against Kesha's motion to end her recording contract under Sony, in a resounding rejection of the pop star's ongoing efforts to disentangle her business from her former producer and alleged rapist.

Judge dismisses Kesha's sexual assault case against producer Dr Luke

Judge dismisses Kesha's sexual assault case against producer Dr Luke
theguardian.com — A judge in New York has ruled against Kesha's motion to end her recording contract under Sony, in a resounding rejection of the pop star's ongoing efforts to disentangle her business from her former producer and alleged rapist.

'Jackie' of Rolling Stone UVA rape article ordered to testify in defamation case

'Jackie' of Rolling Stone UVA rape article ordered to testify in defamation case
theguardian.com — A Virginia judge has ruled that "Jackie", the central figure in a retracted Rolling Stone article about her allegations of gang rape on the University of Virginia campus, must submit to a deposition in an ongoing defamation lawsuit against the publication.
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May 03, 2016

Well, they told me so. Of course, they don't live there, so the issue is more that they don't know what to expect. @jonestowne

May 03, 2016

The turkeys are OK! No turkeys were harmed in the writing of this article @jonestowne

May 03, 2016

I got a speeding ticket and almost hit some wild turkeys reporting this, so please read it! twitter.com/mtredden/statu…

May 03, 2016

Why hundreds of trans people drive for hours to get their health care in rural upstate New York: bit.ly/1rQRy8L

May 02, 2016

RT @lauraolin: my new Finnish passport has a stop-motion moose in it ☺️ pic.twitter.com/PWZxmxmCWa

May 02, 2016

finally, a website for richard splett fans who are also tom bombadil truthers: bit.ly/1SGgVE2

Apr 29, 2016

In this case, almost in the same breath that I say legal experts disagree @gideonstrumpet

Apr 29, 2016

Sometimes journalists quote and summarize others without agreeing with them. @gideonstrumpet

Apr 29, 2016

But is that the toughest charge you want to see available in a case like this? @playafreckles


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