Transgender Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Transgender sex worker guilty over HIVRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NEWS.com.au

    A transgender sex worker accused of causing grievous bodily harm by having unprotected sex with a man, and passing on HIV has been found guilty.

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  2. NHL aware of backlash over Kid Rock performing at All-Star Game, standing by decisionRead the original story

    Yesterday | ABC News

    The National Hockey League said Thursday that it's aware of the backlash over Kid Rock performing at the 2018 All-Star Game in Tampa, saying that the decision to hire him was "purely based" on his entertainment value and history as a hockey fan. The 47-year-old singer has drawn attention in the last year for endorsing President Donald Trump, his history of displaying confederate flags at concerts, criticism of NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick's protests during the national anthem and anti-transgender comments made during a concert.

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  3. New Trump office would protect conscience rights of doctorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Stars and Stripes

    ... the move, saying "conscience protections" could become a license to discriminate, particularly against gay and transgender people. The announcement by the Department of Health and Human Services came a day ahead of the annual march on Washington by ...

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  4. Networks Skip HHS Creating New Conscience and Religious Freedom DivisionRead the original story

    Yesterday | NewsBusters.org

    ... to have his report be balanced, McKelway included an interview with Mara Keisling from the National Center for Transgender Equality who claimed: What we all know is that they have set up a new agency to discriminate against LGBT people and women. ...

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  5. New HHS agency: Protecting religious liberty, or attacking LGBT health?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Hot Air

    ... to hurt people because you disapprove of who they are," said Harper Jean Tobin of the National Center for Transgender Equality. "Any rule that grants a license to discriminate would be a disgrace and a mockery of the principal [sic] of religious ...

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  6. Chelsea Manning officially files for US Senate raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Greenwich Citizen

    ... in Montgomery County. Manning also tweeted a photo Thursday evening saying she is officially on the ballot. The transgender woman, known as Bradley Manning when she was convicted in 2013 of leaking more than 700,000 classified documents, was ...

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  7. U.S. government to shield health workers under 'religious freedom'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Reuters

    ... according to HHS documents. Politico reported on Wednesday that the protections would extend to care for transgender patients seeking to transition. Democrats criticized the move as a denial of healthcare for women and others, while legal and ...

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  8. Bobby Scott says Trump trying to 'legalize discrimination'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Washington Examiner

    ... providers who do not want to perform services that violate their religious or moral beliefs such as abortions or transgender surgery. "This announcement must be examined as part of the administration's broader pattern of promoting discrimination," ...

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  9. Chilliwack teachers call for school board to speak out against controversial trusteeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBC News

    School trustee Barry Neufeld set off a firestorm of controversy after posting a Facebook message that called B.C. educators 'radical cultural nihilists' for gender policies in schools. The Chilliwack Teachers' Association is calling on its school board to officially denounce controversial comments about transgender children made by trustee Barry Neufeld last fall.

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  10. Trump move on healthcare religious freedom prompts discrimination fearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Reuters

    ... over whether healthcare workers can deny care to women seeking abortions or birth control as well as gay and transgender patients. "We may not know exactly what this new division will look like in practice, but we do know that this means they ...

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  11. Will Health and Human Services Allow Doctors Refuse to Treat LGBTQ Patients?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | New Urban Legends

    ... but we do know that this means they prioritize religious liberty over the health and civil rights of women, transgender people, and others. They are prioritizing providers' beliefs over patients' health and lives. In a separate statement, HHS ...

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  12. The Trump Administration Just Gave the Craziest Justification for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Mother Jones

    The Trump administration just made it easier for doctors to deny care to women and LGBT people. On Thursday, the Department of Health and Human Services announced a new division devoted to "conscience and religious freedom" that will protect health workers who refuse to treat patients because of moral or religious objections-a move that critics fear could jeopardize access to birth control and abortion, hormone therapy for transgender people, fertility treatment for lesbian couples, or medications for HIV and AIDS.

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  13. Why HHS is targeting health-care workers' religious objectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Washington Post

    ... have raised the question of whether a medical professional could deny sex reassignment surgery to someone who is transgender. Robin Fretwell Wilson, a law professor at Illinois College of Law, said it's unclear what the law would cover because ...

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  14. Trump administration will protect health workers who refuse services on religious groundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... of the division reverses an Obama-era policy that barred health care workers from refusing to treat transgender individuals or people who have had or are seeking abortions. That Obama rule was challenged in court by the Franciscan Alliance, a ...

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  15. Trump protecting medical providers who oppose abortion via religious rightsRead the original story

    Thursday | UAport

    ... Human Services drew immediate criticism from Democrats who said it could undermine the rights of women, gays and transgender people.

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  16. Senate panel votes to advance Trump's nominee to head Education Department's Office for Civil RightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Washington Post

    ... his views with Education Secretary Betsy DeVos, who has raised their ire by rescinding guidance protecting transgender students and guidance that outlined how schools should investigate allegations of sexual harassment and violence. DeVos has also ...

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  17. New HHS civil rights division charged with protecting health-care workers with moral objectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Daily Republic

    ... is broad, and health experts said it appears likely to also cover a host of other scenarios, such as treating transgender patients seeking to transition to another sex. HHS said the protections will apply to discrimination or coercion of "providers ...

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  18. More seek info on gender reassignment surgery: studyRead the original story

    Thursday | The Otago Daily Times

    ... societal awareness could be behind the rise. After overseas clinics observed a marked increase in the number of transgender people requesting therapy in recent years, a team of researchers sought to see if there had been a similar trend here. They ...

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  19. New HHS division slammed as tool for anti-LGBT discriminationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Washington Blade

    ... that victims of unlawful discrimination find justice." As a Heritage Foundation scholar, Severino expressed anti-transgender views, such as opposition to allowing transgender people in the U.S. military and the Obama administration's litigation ...

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  20. Is Murphy backing out of giving licenses to undocumented immigrants?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WKXW-FM Trenton

    ... 466,000 undocumented immigrants who cannot meet the six-point ID requirement. Quijano's bill would include transgender people, people who may have misplaced documents, college students and seniors. It was introduced on Jan. 9 and was referred to the ...

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