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.
A Virginia prison inmate who is suing the state to finance a sex-change operation has been granted parole.
A federal judge is hearing the case of a Virginia inmate seeking a state-paid sex-change operation.
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.