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Halle Berry apologizes for wanting to play transgender man

Actress Halle Berry is responding to criticism over a role she was previously considering, admitting that she was in the wrong for wanting to play a trans man.

Transgender teen sues school district over bathroom access

A transgender teen in North Carolina says his kidney disease worsened because his high school wouldn't let him use the boys' bathroom.

Bill wants to force student-athletes to play as gender identified at birth

The new year is underway and lawmakers have started to make a push for new legislation, but one bill already has a flag on the play.

Transgender worker suing Nike for $1.1 million

A transgender former Nike contractor is seeking $1.1 million in damages from the sporting goods giant for allegedly allowing gender identity-based harassment. 

Mario Lopez faces backlash for comments on raising transgender children

In an interview with conservative commentator Candace Owens, entertainment host Mario Lopez made a comment about parenting transgender children that outraged many.

Transgender woman arrested after bathroom dispute escalates

The Denny's restaurant chain wants its customers to know that they can use the bathroom of their gender identity, nationwide, after a transgender woman was arrested this weekend in North Carolina.

Supreme Court rejects appeal over transgender bathrooms

The Supreme Court will not take up a challenge to a Pennsylvania school district's policy allowing transgender students to use bathrooms and locker rooms that correspond with their sexual identity.

Morehouse College to begin taking transgender men next year

The country's only all-male historically black college will begin admitting transgender men next year, marking a major shift for the school at a time when higher education institutions around the nation are adopting more welcoming policies toward LGBT students.

North Carolina sued again over transgender rights

North Carolina is being sued again over its treatment of transgender people, as state employees argue their health plan violated federal law by dropping coverage of medically necessary procedures.

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