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TLC Shows How Transgender Teenager Lives Her Life in ‘I Am Jazz’

Jazz Jennings lives just like any other 14-year-old teenager.

07/13/2015

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Some Montgomery Co. Students Pushing for Gender-Neutral Graduation Gowns

Some students in Montgomery County are pushing for high schools to break from tradition to help make graduation a little easier for their transgender classmates.

06/08/2015

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Huckabee Jokes He Wishes He Was Transgender In High School So That He Could ‘Shower With Girls’

Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee made a joke earlier this year claiming he wished he was transgender in high school when it came time to take showers in PE class.

06/02/2015

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Politicians, Loved Ones, Celebrities React To Caitlyn Jenner

Senior adviser to President Barack Obama, Valerie Jarrett was just one of many to speak out on social media in support of Caitlyn Jenner.

06/01/2015

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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

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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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