Seventh Circuit Strikes Down Ban On H...

Seventh Circuit Strikes Down Ban On Hormone Treatment For Transgender Prisoners

There are 1 comment on the Think Progress story from Aug 8, 2011, titled Seventh Circuit Strikes Down Ban On Hormone Treatment For Transgender Prisoners. In it, Think Progress reports that:

Last week, the Seventh Circuit struck down Wisconsin's " Inmate Sex Change Prevention Act ," which, as the name suggests, prohibits transgendered prisoners from receiving hormone therapy and other medical treatments which cause their physical characteristics to match their gender identity.

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Since: Jan 09

Central NJ

#1 Aug 9, 2011
Very Good! The 7th C of A didn't swallow the nonsense that GID is a made up problem. For someone who lives with it, it's a calamity that cries out for relief. Denying that relief is tatamount to torture as was noted in the article.
Regards, Terry

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