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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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Maryland Making It Easier For Transgender Residents To Get New Birth Certificates

A measure to make it easier for transgender residents to get new birth certificates has cleared the Maryland General Assembly.

04/08/2015

Courtroom

Man Pleads Guilty to Stabbing Transgender Girl on Train

A Maryland man has pleaded guilty to stabbing a 15-year-old transgender girl on a Metro train.

01/10/2015

Democrat Earl Everett, 81, was seeking to unseat Republican Rep. Markwayne Mullin for the 2nd District in the eastern part of the state. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

D.C. Police Searching for Suspect in Sex Abuse of Transgender Woman

D.C. Police are asking for the public’s help to find the suspect in connection with a first degree sexual abuse that happened Thursday evening.

11/28/2014

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Gay Rights Movie Postponed at Catholic University

A Catholic University student group postponed a screening of a movie about gay rights pioneer Harvey Milk after school officials raised questions about a flier linking the event to LGBT awareness month.

10/03/2014

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Transgender Women’s Killings Test Police Outreach

The day after Mia Henderson’s body was found in a Baltimore alley, Police Commissioner Anthony Batts invited members of the city’s LGBT community to a meeting. “We are listening. We are paying attention,” he told them. “We are responding, and we are taking this very seriously.”

08/30/2014

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Transgender Woman Killed In Baltimore Remembered Saturday

Friends and family of a transgender woman killed in Baltimore gathered at a memorial service on Saturday, exactly one month since her body was found in an alley.

08/17/2014

Baltimore police cars are shown. (Photo credit: TIM SLOAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Memorial to be Held for Transgender Woman Killed in Baltimore

A memorial service for a transgender woman who was killed in Baltimore in early July will be held Saturday.

08/15/2014

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Transgender Women Claim They Were Mistreated At W.Va. DMVs

Two transgender women say they were ordered to take off their makeup, jewelry and wigs at West Virginal Division of Motor Vehicles offices or they would not get new driver’s license photos.

07/12/2014

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Obama Advances Transgender Rights With Little Fanfare Or Criticism

The administration has quietly made it easier for transgender people to update their passports, obtain health insurance, and get treatment at VA facilities.

06/21/2014

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