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Va. Inmate Seeking Sex-Change Surgery Paroled

A Virginia prison inmate who is suing the state to finance a sex-change operation has been granted parole.


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Va. Inmate Seeking Sex Change to Get Court Hearing

A Virginia inmate will get a full court hearing on her lifelong quest for a sex-change operation.


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Va. Inmate Sex Change Case Heading to U.S. Appeals Panel

The case of a Virginia inmate seeking a state-paid sex change is headed to the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals for a hearing.


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Attorney Joins Virginia Inmate’s Appeal For Sex Change

An Alexandria attorney has joined a transgender inmate’s fight to have the state pay for a sex change operation.


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Transgender Virginia Inmate Wants Sex Change Operation

A transgender Virginia inmate is appealing the dismissal of her lawsuit seeking a sex change operation, saying a jury should decide whether hormones and other therapies she receives are adequate or whether she should get the surgery.