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  1. Transgender Iowa prison nurse files complaint over restroomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | The Fairfield Ledger

    A transgender prison worker filed a complaint with the Iowa Civil Rights Commission on Thursday saying state Department of Corrections officials violated his constitutional rights by refusing to allow him to use the men's bathroom and showers at work. Jesse Vroegh has worked for the state since 2009 and is a nurse at the Iowa Correctional Institution for Women in Mitchellville.

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  2. News Minute: Here is the latest Iowa news from The Associated Press at 4:40 a.m. CDTRead the original story

    Friday Jul 22 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    ... at work. Jesse Vroegh has worked for the state since 2009 and is a nurse at the Iowa Correctional Institution for Women in Mitchellville. He's also challenging denial of some medical treatment and procedures by his state-provided insurer. DURANGO, ...

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  3. One Iowa statement on transgender lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    Jessie Vroegh, a transgender man who is a longtime staff nurse at the Iowa Correctional Institution for Women in Mitchellville, filed a complaint against the Iowa Department of Corrections today, alleging discrimination based on his gender identity. Gender identity has been a protected class under the Iowa Civil Rights Act since 2007.

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  4. Mental health providers say Iowa needs more prescribersRead the original story

    Apr 24, 2016 | Washington Times

    ... but they can kill people, too," said Greenfield, a psychiatrist who works at the Iowa Correctional Institution for Women in Mitchellville. The Senate-approved bill also states that the Board of Psychology would set rules related to prescribing ...

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  5. Branstad has no plans to close EldoraRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2016 | Hays Daily News

    ... concern over an escape at the Newton prison and called on the warden of the Iowa Correctional Institution for Women in Mitchellville to "take safety seriously" following inmate assaults on staff members. The rally comes at a time when members of the ...

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  6. Iowa Capitol DigestRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2016 | OttawaHerald.com

    ... expressed concern over escape at the Newton prison and called on the warden of the Iowa Correctional Institution for Women in Mitchellville to "take safety seriously" following inmate assaults on staff members. The rally comes at a time when members ...

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