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Insurance Company Cancels Trans Mans Coverage While He's On Operating Table

The American Civil Liberties Union and the ACLU of Colorado have filed a discrimination claim against Colorado Springs-based InnoSource Inc. The civil rights group is representing Dashir Moore, Springs-based transgender man who was denied health care coverage for treatment of gender dysphoria and transition-related care.

Mothers Celebrates Her Son's Trans Coming Out With Gender Reveal Photoshoot

A mother honored her son coming out as trans with an ‘it’s a boy’-themed photo shoot for his 20th birthday.

Heather Green from Louisville, Kentucky, shared photos of her family celebrating with her son, Adrian Brown, 20, on Facebook last week.

The post tallied over 15,000 shares and nearly 30,000 likes in under one week.

On the post, Heather said: ‘When your child comes out as trans, the best thing to do is create a photo shoot to celebrate the fact that he silently and bravely stepped out of the race that he never wanted to be in.’

"Don't Kill Me" Video Shows Transwoman Being Attacked With Bat

Supreme Court Upholds Trump Admins Ban On Trans Military Members

The Supreme Court allowed President Donald Trump's transgender military ban to go into effect on Tuesday, dealing a blow to LGBT activists who call the ban cruel and irrational.

The Justices did not rule on the merits of the case, but will allow the ban to go forward while the lower courts work through it.

The four liberal justices on the Court objected to allowing the administration's policy banning most transgender people from serving in the military to go into effect.

Transwoman Posts Screencaps of Drake Sliding In Her DM's

Another transwoman has come forward saying that Drake slid in to her DMs.

Aubrey "Drake" Graham is known for meeting women, by sliding in the women's DMs. Yesterday he tried his luck on a transgender woman, and she exposed him.

The woman, who goes by the name Agoura Hill, is open about being transgender. In fact, she even created YouTube videos where she explained her gender to anyone interested.

Soldier Stabbed and Killed Transwoman 16 Times Days Before Trying To Hookup With Another Transwoman

Closing arguments are scheduled to begin Thursday in the trial of the Fort Bliss soldier accused of murdering a transngender woman. The defense and the State both rested their cases Wednesday afternoon.

Anthony Michael Bowden allegedly killed Erykah Tijerina by stabbing her 24 times in August 2016. 

The defense claims Tijerina and Bowden met after Tijerina posted an advertisement for sexual services on Craigslist. Bowden did not know Tijerina was born a man or that she had tested positive for HIV since she was 17. Bowden also claimed Tijerina raped him.

Trans Actress and Pose Star Indya Moore Lands Louis Vuitton Campaign

Trans actress Indya Moore has returned to her modelling roots with an assignment for Louis Vuitton.

Moore, who earned recognition for her role as Angel on FX drama Pose, is one of 17 celebrities to feature in the campaign. She stars alongside the likes of Chloë Grace Moretz, Léa Seydoux, Alicia Vikander, Michelle Williams and Thandie Newton.

Christian Homeless Shelter Sues For The Right To Deny Help To Transgender Persons

A conservative Christian law firm that once defended an evangelical baker who refused to bake a cake for a gay couple is now representing a Christian charity that refused to let a homeless transgender woman stay in its overnight shelter. 

The Hope Center, which is also known as the Downtown Soup Kitchen, wants to continue barring transgender women from sleeping in its overnight shelter for homeless women, and the Alliance Defending Freedom is supporting it in its fight. 

Police Investigating The First Trans Homicide of 2019

Dana Martin, 31, of Hope Hull, is the first transgender person reported murdered in 2019, according to the National Center for Transgender Equality.

Martin was found dead late Sunday night, in a car that had crashed in a ditch off Brewer Road in Montgomery. She had a gunshot wound in her head.

The shooting is still under investigation, Capt. Regina Duckett, of the Montgomery Police Department, said in a statement to AL.com. No additional information was available.

Two Women Arrested After Sexually Assaulting Transwoman

RALEIGH, N.C. — Two women have been charged with assaulting a 29-year-old transgender person in a bathroom at a popular Glenwood South bar last month.

According to investigators, the victim was inside the women's bathroom at Milk Bar on Dec. 9 when she was sexually assaulted by two other women.

Authorities said the assault continued at the bar, where a bartender saw what was happening and repeatedly told the two women to stop.

Amber Harrell, 38, and Jessica Fowler, 31, are both charged with second-degree kidnapping and sexual battery in connection with the incident.