Following a transgender student’s discrimination complaint, the U.S. Department of Education has granted George Fox University, Christian school, a religious exemption from federal anti-discrimination laws.
The Washington Insurance Commissioner notes if services are covered for others, such as hormone therapy or breast reconstruction, they have to be covered for transgender people
Students at a high school in Oregon City sparked controversy after wearing “Gay Is Not Ok” shirts in protest of the National Day of Silence, an event intended to bring attention to bullying against the LGBT community in schools.
An Oregon college is prohibiting a transgender student from living in all-male dormitories.
A transgender woman was banned from a western Idaho grocery store after customers complained she used the women’s restroom, police in Lewiston said.