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Valve Faces Transgender Discrimination Lawsuit

Valve Faces Transgender Discrimination Lawsuit

The video game company Valve is facing a potential lawsuit for $3 million following a former employee alleging that they were discriminated against due to their transgender status. Valve is one of the biggest names in the video game industry and is responsible for hits such as Half-Life, Team Fortress, Counter Strike and Portal as […]

Police want these men for Brooklyn transgender attack

Police want these men for Brooklyn transgender attack

NYPD want these three men for questioning about their role in a Brooklyn transgender attack on May 13th. Police posted these images taken from closed-circuit TV of the three men who allegedly beat a transgender woman in Brooklyn last week in what they are calling a bias assault. The 32-year-old victim was heading north on […]

Chicago High School Guilty Of Violating Federal Law Over Transgender Student

Chicago High School Guilty Of Violating Federal Law Over Transgender Student

Illinois largest high school district has been found guilty of violating federal law by barring a transgender student from using the correct locker rooms following a two year investigation into the incident. The United States Department of Education’s Office For Civil Rights investigated Palatine High School for two years following the accusations, and found ‘a […]

MD Trans Woman First to successfully Sue The Prison System For Mistreatment

MD Trans Woman First to successfully Sue The Prison System For Mistreatment

Sandy Brown was kept in solitary fo 66 days 23 hours a day, ridiculed and coaxed to kill herself has won a tremendous victory for all trans inmates. “They put me in solitary confinement just because I am transgender. I spent 24 hours a day in solitary and was only allowed one hour of recreation […]

EEOC joins Trans man in Tower Loan discrimination lawsuit

EEOC joins Trans man in Tower Loan discrimination lawsuit

The EEOC joined trans man Tristan Broussard’s discrimination lawsuit against Tower Loan as a plaintiff yesterday according to a press release According to EEOC’s lawsuit, Tristan Broussard began working as a manager-trainee in First Tower’s Lake Charles, La., office on March 4, 2013. While completing his employment paperwork on that date, he was required to produce […]

Dallas Man given probation for the murder of Trans woman Janette Tovar

Dallas Man given probation for the murder of Trans woman Janette Tovar

The man who beat Dallas transgender woman Janette Tovar to death in 2012 is set to receive 10 years of probation under a plea deal Tuesday. According to the Texas Observer her former boyfriend, Jonathan Stuart Kenney, 29, was released on bond after two months behind bars so his total time served for the confessed murder […]

Trans inmate Ashley Diamond Released 3 years into a 12 year sentence

Trans inmate Ashley Diamond Released 3 years into a 12 year sentence

In a surprise move, the Georgia Department of Corrections has released transgender woman Ashley Diamond after she served 3 years of a twelve-year sentence. Ashley was released after the SPLC filed a lawsuit suing the department for a plethora of inhumanities imposed on her while incarcerated. Last year Ashley smuggled out 11 short videos documenting […]

Longmont Transgender 16 year-old Arrested for Attempted Murder

Longmont Transgender 16 year-old Arrested for Attempted Murder

Longmont Colorado: A 16-year-old transgender male has been arrested after allegedly chasing a former girlfriend and ramming his SUV into her car according to the Daily Camera. After the collision, which knocked his X’s car back six feet, he exited his car and tried to stab the occupants. Cmdr. Jeff Satur said the suspect had been […]

DNA links Richard Riel being tried for murder to a 1990 transgender killing

DNA links Richard Riel being tried for murder to a 1990 transgender killing

Richard Reil, 49, of Santa Ana has been charged with the March 22, 1990, killing of Kathy Foster, a 24-year-old transgender woman. Ontario California detectives using DNA evidence found at the 1990 murder of a transgender woman have linked it to a man being tried for a recent murder. Police believe Richard Riel picked up […]

Maine Transman Conner MacCalister held for the heinous murder of a grandmother

Maine Transman Conner MacCalister held for the heinous murder of a grandmother

A Saco Maine transgender man is being held without bail after allegedly going to Shaws supermarket, choosing a victim at random and slitting the throat of Wendy Boudreau, 59, a grandmother of five. Connor MacCalister, 31, was originally identified by police as female, but it was later learned from his brother that he was in […]