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Va. Judge Who Denied Inmate’s State-Funded Sex Change Dies

U.S. District Judge James Turk, who struck down a Virginia policy that allowed prisoners to look at Playboy but not read classical works of literature with explicit sexual passages, died Sunday. He was 91.


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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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Hearing Set for Va. Inmate Seeking Sex Change

A federal judge is hearing the case of a Virginia inmate seeking a state-paid 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.